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NOTICE of Meeting: Summit County Committee on Disposition of Forfeited Property

3/24/17 8:00a – 8:30a Summit County Sheriff’s Office 501 N. Park Avenue Breckenridge CO 80424 Agenda 1. Call to Order / Roll Call 2. Approval of Minutes from 10/21/16 meeting 3. Financial Report – DA 4. Old Business 5. New Business 6. Public Comment 7. Executive Session (if requested by a member) 8. Adjourn

DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE HAS OPENED INVESTIGATION INTO ALLEGED OFFICER MISCONDUCT IN LAKE COUNTY

LEADVILLE, COLORADO – The Office of the District Attorney has opened an investigation into alleged officer misconduct occurring in Lake County on February 24, 2017 at approximately 10:00 P.M at 150 Highway 300, Leadville. The investigation will include an analysis of video taken by a civilian, reports of officers and interviews with witnesses. The investigation […]

Man Who Bought Gun Illegally Used in 2013 1st Degree Murder Sentenced in Eagle County

EAGLE, COLORADO – Jeffrey Lumpkin, 32, was convicted by plea and sentenced yesterday in Eagle County Court on a charge of Weapons Possession by a Prohibited offender, a class 6 felony punishable by up to eighteen months in the Department of Corrections. Defendant Lumpkin was sentenced to 90 days in County Jail and four years […]

Seven Time Felony DUI offender who Crashed into Occupied Home Given Sentence Below Legal Minimum for Third Time Offenders

LEADVILLE, CO. – Ashby Capito, 37, of Avon, Colorado, was sentenced today by Judge Jonathan Shamis, Lake County District Court, to sixty days in jail with work release, for felony driving under the influence of alcohol, after being previously convicted of six prior driving related alcohol offenses since 1997. Prosecutor Johnny Lombardi asked the court […]

MEMBERS OF AN INTERSTATE MARIJUANA DISTRIBUTION NETWORK LIVING IN EAGLE COUNTY HAVE BEEN CHARGED AND ARRESTED BY GRANITE FOR DRUG DISTRIBUTION, POSSESSION, AND CONSPIRACY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 25, 2017 Contact: Sgt. Tice, (970) 479-2201 After Hours, (970) 328-8621 Business Hours GRANITE (Gore Range Narcotic Interdiction Team) (Eagle-Vail)- Working in collaboration with the DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration), Colorado State Patrol, Eagle County Special Operations Unit (SOU) and Eagle County Animal Control, the GRANITE Drug Task Force (Gore Range Narcotics […]