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CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE June 28, 2020 On June 28, 2020 the Chaffee County Detentions Facility received word that a female currently housed within the detention facility has tested positive for COVID-19. It was determined that the female was transported to the Chaffee County Detention Facility by Chaffee County Sheriff personnel […]

The Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office will open their records office, at 641 W. 3rd, beginning Monday June 22nd, 2020.  Business hours are Monday thru Thursday 8am-4pm.  All persons entering the building are requested to wear masks.   Hand sanitizer will be available for use at the counter.   Fingerprinting, for Concealed Carry permits, and court ordered fingerprints, […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE June 11, 2020 On June 11, 2020 at 0129 hours the Chaffee County Communications Center received a call of a structure fire approximately 1 mile north of Buena Vista just west of Highway 24. The Chaffee County Fire Protection District, Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office, Chaffee County EMS […]

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CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE June 10, 2020 It has been one month since Suzanne Morphew was reported missing in Chaffee County. In that time, local, state and federal investigators have followed-up on hundreds of tips and conducted a number of searches in an effort to locate Ms. Morphew, who was reported […]