Press Releases

On 03-03-17 the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office (William Plackner) responded to the Cottonwood Hot Springs Resort for two independent reports of theft. A Conifer, CO female guest at the resort reported that an unknown person(s) entered her room in the middle of the night through a window and stole her cell phone, food stamp card […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE January 19, 2017 On January 18, 2017 at approximately 9:00 pm the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence on County Road 372A on a report of a family fight. Upon arrival deputies contacted an adult female suffering from severe facial injuries. Investigation disclosed that this […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE   On Monday, August 23, 2016 the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office was notified by the Monte Vista Police Department that they had Jonathan Tischer, age 30, from Salida, Colorado, in custody. According to Monte Vista police they had received a call of a suspicious vehicle in their […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE PRESS RELEASE  Over the last several weeks the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office and the Salida Police Department have been investigating a rash of thefts and criminal mischiefs in the Poncha Springs area and in the City of Salida, predominately on the Hwy 50 corridor. The thefts include small items from vehicles, […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE August 1, 2016 For Immediate Release On August 1, 2016 at 9:15 am the Chaffee County Communications Center received a call from parties walking on County Road 103 that found a person laying on the ground that appeared to be deceased. Members of the Chaffee County Sheriff’s […]

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CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE February 5, 2016 For immediate release Issued by Chaffee County Sheriff John Spezze. The victim killed today in the avalanche on Cottonwood Pass near Lost Lake in northern Chaffee County has been identified as Ron Brabander, a 58 year old resident of Woodland Park, Colorado. Brabander was […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE For release Wednesday, January 27, 2016 Sheriff announces first Citizen Police Academy The Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office today announced the establishment of its first Citizen Police Academy, a program that gives citizens an opportunity to learn about the operation of the sheriff’s office and to educate the […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado   PRESS RELEASE     For Immediate Release.   A 64 year old Salida man was arrested for possession of child pornography on December 15th, 2015 by deputies from the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office.  On September 9th, investigators were alerted to suspicious behavior of Raymond Treglown by his in-home health care […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE December 17, 2015 For Immediate Release The Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office has concluded its investigation into the first Sexting incident at the Buena Vista High School which was reported to the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office on December 7th, 2015. This case has now been referred to the […]