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Bruce Brown has served as the elected District Attorney for the Fifth Judicial District since 2013. During his tenure, Brown has been dedicated to victims’ services and a renewed focus on juvenile diversion, emphasizing principles of restorative justice and crime prevention.

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Mission StatementThe Office of the District will strive to always:

  • Do the Right Thing
  • To the Right People
  • At the Right Time
  • For the Right Reasons

DA5 News

Eagle Woman Pleads Guilty to Welfare Fraud, Ordered to Four Years Probation and Nearly $21K in Paid Restitution

November 21, 2017 • Press Releases

EAGLE, COLORADO – Nancy Chairez-Hernandez, 33, from Eagle, CO, pleaded guilty and was sentenced yesterday, November 20, 2017, on a Class 6 Felony theft charge after she admitted to welfare fraud in Eagle County. Defendant Chairez-Hernandez fraudulently applied for Medicaid for herself and household members from May 2012 to January 2017 but failed to disclose […]

District Attorney Investigating Allegations of Sexual Harassment in Lake County

November 8, 2017 • Press Releases

Contact: Bruce Brown, District Attorney bbrown@da5.us C: (303) 810-5557 The District Attorney of the Fifth Judicial District, which includes Lake County, has an ongoing investigation of alleged sexual harassment actions occurring within the Lake County Sheriff’s office. A complaint was received in early October 2017 causing the initiation of this investigation. The District Attorney’s office […]

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