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

Father Sentenced to 10 Years Prison for Child Abuse in 4-Month Old Daughter’s Death

August 17, 2016 • Press Releases

EAGLE, COLORADO – Patrick Williams, 32, was sentenced today to 10 years in the Department of Corrections for contributing to the death of his four-month old daughter, Paris Bell Williams, who passed on June 8th, 2015. Williams pleaded guilty June 9, 2016, to child abuse causing death in a knowingly or reckless manner. William’s fiancee […]

Defendant Pleads Guilty to Attempted Murder in Good Samaritan Shooting

August 12, 2016 • Press Releases

EAGLE, COLORADO – Jesus Miranda of Dotsero, entered guilty pleas in Eagle County District Court on Tuesday to six counts, including Attempted 2nd Degree Murder, a class 3 felony, for the September 4th, 2015, shooting of a Good Samaritan in Gypsum during a robbery. Defendant Miranda also pled guilty to: 1st Degree Burglary (a class […]

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