Press Releases

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado On September 24, 2020 members of the Andrew Moorman search team found items that were recovered by the Chaffee County Crime Scene Team. At this point those items do not appear to be connected to the Suzanne Morphew investigation.

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE September 23, 2020 The Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office has received a number of calls related to the search for Suzanne Mophrew being conducted by a team traveling to the area from Indiana. To clarify, Andrew Moorman, the brother of Suzanne Morphew, is organizing the independent search in […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE September 10, 2020 On May 10, 2020 Suzanne Morphew was reported missing from her home near Maysville, Colorado. The Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office along with the Colorado Bureau of Investigation and the Federal Bureau of Investigation began an investigation into the disappearance of Suzanne Morphew immediately. As […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE September 11, 2020 Due to the recent moisture and in keeping to uniformity throughout our county with the Forest Service and the Statewide fire restrictions Chaffee County is moving to Stage 1 Fire Restrictions. This includes all unincorporated lands in Chaffee County with the exception of USFS […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE September 10, 2020 Today marks the 4 month anniversary when Suzanne Morphew was reported missing. Since that initial report the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office has joined forces with CBI, FBI and the 11th Judicial District in an intensive investigation to find Suzanne Morphew. In this investigation resources […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE September 3, 2020 On Mother’s Day, May 10th, 2020 Suzanne Morphew was reported missing to the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office. Almost immediately the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office asked for assistance from the Colorado Bureau of Investigation, CBI, as well as the Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI. A search For […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE August 30, 2020 Over the past week a member of the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office command staff began receiving death threats. These threats included information that threatened both the members life and safety and that of the members family as well. An investigation began immediately with the […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE August 19, 2020 Due to the continuous drying conditions coupled with the four major wildland fires burning in the State of Colorado which have depleted available firefighting resources the unincorporated lands of Chaffee County will move back into Stage 2 Fire Restrictions effective at 6pm today. Stage […]

NEWS RELEASE  CBI Investigating an Obscenity Allegation at a Chaffee County Day Camp  (August 15, 2020—CBI—Pueblo)—The Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has been requested by the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) to investigate an allegation of obscenity involving an adult at The Pony Patch at Doolittle Ranch in the county. Agents with the CBI have […]

The Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office and the Colorado Bureau of Investigation spent the better part of the day distributing more missing person flyers to Chaffee County residents today, the three month anniversary of Suzanne Morphew’s disappearance. The investigation is still ongoing.