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CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE May 5, 2021 NEWS RELEASE Arrest Made in Suzanne Morphew Case in Chaffee County May 5, 2021–Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office–The Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office and the 11th Judicial District Attorney’s Office announced that Barry Morphew (DOB: 10/17/1967), Poncha Springs, was arrested on Murder in the First Degree […]

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL AVALANCHE ADVISORY COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO 729 AM MST FRI FEB 12 2021 THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER. * WHAT…THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS ISSUED A SPECIAL AVALANCHE ADVISORY FOR THE MOUNTAINS […]

NEWS RELEASE Chaffee County Day Camp Employee Faces Additional Charges  (February 11, 2021—CBI—Chaffee County, CO)—Herbert Lucas Scott (DOB: 10/27/99), the suspect in the Pony Patch at Doolittle Ranch obscenity case in Chaffee County from August 2020, is facing additional charges in a new case. A warrant for Scott was issued for Wrongs to At-Risk Adults – Felony 2, […]

RECORDS OFFICE OPENS AND FINGERPRINT APPOINTMENTS BEGIN   Per Order of the Sheriff: Beginning Monday January 25th, 2021, the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Records office at 641 W 3rd Street in Salida, will reopen to the public. Also, we will begin taking appointments for CCW fingerprints,  starting this week. Please call 719-539-2814 to make your fingerprint appointment. […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE January 15, 2021 The presidential inauguration is set to take place Wednesday, January 20th, in Washington D.C. There has been much chatter in regards to groups or persons intent on disrupting the event as well as government operations across the country. To this point the Chaffee County […]