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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 […]

NEWS RELEASE Chaffee County Day Camp Employee Faces Additional Charges  (January 13, 2020—CBI—Chaffee County, CO)—Herbert Lucas Scott (DOB: 10/27/99) is facing additional charges stemming from allegations of obscenity at The Pony Patch at Doolittle Ranch in Chaffee County in August 2020. In addition to the two counts of obscenity, Scott is now facing nine (9) counts […]

With the increase in COVID cases in Chaffee County, the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office Records division, will discontinue public access to the office at 641 W. 3rd St, beginning at 7am on Thursday November 19, 2020.  You may call them at 719-539-2814 if you need to contact them, and they will do their best to […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida Colorado PRESS RELEASE November 18; 2020 On 11/17/20 at approximately 7:57PM the Chaffee County Communications Center received a 911 call from a Chaffee County home owner residing at a residence north of Poncha Springs on Hwy 285. The caller reported that she arrived on her property to find a male and […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE November 10, 2020 Today marks the 6-month anniversary of the Suzanne Morphew missing person case. Suzanne Morphew, a loving mother, devoted friend and wife, was last seen by her husband, Barry Morphew, on May 10, 2020.  Since that time, the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office has worked closely […]