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

Summit County Man Sentenced to Two Years in Connection with Fatal Fentanyl Overdose

June 20, 2017 • Press Releases

BRECKENRIDGE, COLO. – William Walker Lancaster, 28, formerly of Frisco, was sentenced yesterday to two years in Colorado Community Corrections. The defendant had been convicted on May 5, 2017 upon two charges: Possessing a Controlled Substance (Class 4 Drug Felony), and Unlawful Use of a Controlled Substance (Class 2 Drug Misdemeanor). Lancaster was the roommate […]

Defendant Found Guilty of Careless Hunting in Unsafe Shooting

May 27, 2017 • Press Releases

BRECKENRIDGE, COLO. – Mark R. Masker, 48, of Northglenn, Co., was found guilty after a two-day jury trial, which completed last night, Friday, May 26 in Summit County, of Hunting in a Careless Manner. He was acquitted of Failure to Locate Wounded Game. On November 12, 2015, Colorado Parks & Wildlife Officer Elissa Knox received […]

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