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Press Release: Chaffee CountySearch and Rescue South (CCSAR-S) For Immediate Release Sunday, June 27, 2015 Chaffee County Search and Rescue Assists Injured Mountain Biker Chaffee County Search and Rescue-South (CCSAR-S) assistedanEdwards woman who suffered a hip injury on the Little Rainbow Trail on Saturday. A member of the biking groupcontacted Chaffee County Communications Center at […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE Date for Release: Immediately On June 12, 2015 the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office continued its search efforts for a missing 11 year old male who fell from a commercial raft into the Arkansas River on Wednesday, June 10, 2015. The victim fell from the raft while in […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE Date for release: Immediately On June 10, 2015 at approximately 3:40 pm there was a whitewater related boating incident on the Arkansas River in Chaffee County, Colorado. The accident occurred at the Big Drop Rapids, a class 3 section of water located approximately 11 miles north of […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE For immediate release, Thursday, June 4, 2015 At 12:04 p.m. today, the Chaffee County Communications Center received a broken 911 call from a party who had fallen during his decent of Missouri Mountain. Dispatchers were able to establish correspondence via text messaging with the injured party and […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE For immediate release, Monday, June 1, 2015 Chaffee County Sheriff’s Deputies break up underage drinking party on Mount Shavano. After receiving multiple tips of an underage drinking party Friday night on Mt. Shavano, deputies responded to the area to investigate. Arriving in the area at approximately 9:20 […]