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. One of the latest innovations in prosecution services is co-sponsoring a “Life Skills” course, designed to steer youth away from criminal activity, which in 2013 was implemented in Eagle County and continues to expand.

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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 Sentenced to Prison for 2015 Attempted Kidnapping of Woman in Grocery Store Parking Lot

July 12, 2016 • Press Releases

SUMMIT COUNTY, COLORADO – Juan Carlos Soriano-Sanchez, 23, of Dillon, was sentenced Monday, July 11, to three years in the Department of Corrections (DOC) after being found guilty at a trial jury, May 5, 2016, for two criminal charges for a May 31, 2015, incident at the City Market parking lot in Dillon. The criminal […]

Breckenridge Hit-and-Run Driver Causing Serious Injuries Sentenced to Probation

Press Releases

BRECKENRIDGE, COLORADO – Hallie Schmitt, 25, of Ashland, Virginia, was sentenced today in Summit County District Court by Chief Judge Mark Thompson to six years probation for a felony charge of Leaving the Scene of an Accident Causing Serious Bodily Injury, as a result of hit and run driving that caused injuries leaving the victim […]

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