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

Man Convicted with Supplying Fentanyl in Fatal Overdose

January 13, 2018 • Press Releases

DENVER, COLO. – Brandon Johnson, 26, of Frisco, Colorado, was convicted by a Denver jury yesterday of distributing Fentanyl, a Class 3 Drug Felony, related to the drug overdose death of Mark Largay in November 2015. Johnson will be sentenced on February 23, 2018, at 8:30 A.M., and faces an aggravated sentence of up to […]

Man Pleads Guilty in Cole Memo Driven Investigation

January 10, 2018 • Press Releases

GEORGETOWN, Colo. – Prior to Thursday, January 4, 2018 the Cole Memorandum issued by the U.S. Department of Justice in 2013 under the Obama Administration, provided a blueprint for cooperation between Federal and State law enforcement in states that had legalized recreational marijuana. The Cole Memorandum was rescinded by the United States Attorney General last […]

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