Serving the citizens of Clear Creek, Eagle, Summit and Lake Counties



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

Man Who Bought Gun Illegally Used in 2013 1st Degree Murder Sentenced in Eagle County

February 23, 2017 • Press Releases

EAGLE, COLORADO – Jeffrey Lumpkin, 32, was convicted by plea and sentenced yesterday in Eagle County Court on a charge of Weapons Possession by a Prohibited offender, a class 6 felony punishable by up to eighteen months in the Department of Corrections. Defendant Lumpkin was sentenced to 90 days in County Jail and four years […]

Seven Time Felony DUI offender who Crashed into Occupied Home Given Sentence Below Legal Minimum for Third Time Offenders

February 21, 2017 • Press Releases

LEADVILLE, CO. – Ashby Capito, 37, of Avon, Colorado, was sentenced today by Judge Jonathan Shamis, Lake County District Court, to sixty days in jail with work release, for felony driving under the influence of alcohol, after being previously convicted of six prior driving related alcohol offenses since 1997. Prosecutor Johnny Lombardi asked the court […]

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