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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

Idaho Springs Woman Dies–Update: Death Ruled By Natural Causes

October 9, 2017 • Press Releases

CLEAR CREEK COUNTY, COLORADO – On October 8, 2017, at approximately 10:00 AM Clear Creek EMS and Idaho Springs PD responded to 3201 Riverside Drive, Idaho Springs, known as the “Big Horn Apartments”, to a call of an unresponsive female. It was determined that the female, Christina Santana Mendez, a 28 year old resident, had […]

Summit Stalker of Pregnant Woman Sentenced to Prison

September 9, 2017 • Press Releases

BRECKENRIDGE, CO – Justin King, 26, was sentenced Sept. 7 to nine years in the Colorado Department of Corrections after pleading guilty to Felony Stalking of a Summit County woman after a protection order had issued, prohibiting him from contacting her. Defendant King had also violated a November 2015 deferred sentence for Stalking, which weighed […]

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