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CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE October 10, 2017 On October Tuesday, 10th , the search for Shuei Koto, missing since October 7th, after he left to hike and summit Missouri Peak, resumed at 0700 hours. Chaffee County SAR utilized fixed wing aircraft outfitted with infrared technology, supplied by the Dept of Homeland […]

At this time we are not asking for any additional volunteers. In these weather conditions your safety would be a a major concern. We understand the desire to help but we have professional, knowledgeable expert Search and Rescue members who are searching for this hiker. If additional personnel are needed we will notify the media […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE September 10, 2017 On September 8, 2017 the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Communications Center received a call of an automobile crash within the boundaries of the Buena Vista Regional Airport. Officers responded from the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office, the Buena Vista Police Department and the Colorado State Patrol. […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE September 7, 2017 On September 7, 2017 Verizon suffered a loss of service in Salida extending north to Buena Vista. The loss of service happened at approximately 2pm and 911 service was unavailable at that time. I personally attempted numerous calls to 911 with my Verizon phone […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE August 29, 2017 On August 28, 2017 at approximately 8:36pm the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office received information of a disturbance at a residence in Johnson Village. Deputies responded to the location and were told that a male identified as John C. Brandon, age 48, from Johnson Village, […]