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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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Former Lake County Undersheriff Indicted on Seven Charges (Update)

December 13, 2017 • Press Releases

Former Lake County Undersheriff Indicted on Seven Charges (Update) LEADVILLE, CO – Former Lake County Undersheriff, Fernando Mendoza, was indicted on seven counts on Monday, December 11, 2017 by the Fifth Judicial District Grand Jury. The Indictment charges include: Attempted Sexual Exploitation of a Child (F4), Attempt to Commit First Degree Aggravated Incest (F4), Contributing […]

Former Lake County Undersheriff Indicted on Seven Charges

December 12, 2017 • Press Releases

LEADVILLE, CO – Former Lake County Undersheriff, Fernando Mendoza, was indicted on seven counts today. The charges include: Attempted Sexual Exploitation of a Child (F4), Attempt to Commit First Degree Aggravated Incest (F4), Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor (F4), Attempt to Commit Invasion of Privacy for Sexual Gratification (F5), Embezzlement of Public Property […]

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