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Pinning Ceremonies Promoting Three Sergeants and One Lieutenant

Montrose, COLO.—Montrose County Sheriff Gene Lillard recently promoted three new sergeants to fill vacancies within the patrol division: Sergeant Matt Breshears, Sergeant Steve Gustin, and Sergeant Paul Southern. Working with Sergeant Cam Boldan, six...

Changes to MCSO Administration Hours

The Montrose County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) is extending office hours to increase convenience for the public. Starting Tuesday, Feb. 19, the MCSO east end office (1200 North Grand Avenue) will be open Monday to Thursday from 7am to 6pm and Friday from 7am...

Olathe Schools Reopen Feb. 8 Following Credible Threat

UPDATE 2/7/19 3:42pm: Following the investigation by the Montrose County Sheriff's Office, the juvenile has been taken into custody and charged with felony menacing and interfering with faculty, staff, students at an educational institution. The juvenile...

Montrose County Elected Official Swearing in Ceremony

Montrose, COLO.—The public is invited to attend Montrose County's annual re-organization of the board and swearing in ceremony on January 8, 2019, at 9:30am at the Montrose County Event Center (1036 North 7th Street). During this regularly scheduled board...

MCSO Search Warrants Uncover Suspected Drugs, Cash, and Firearms

Montrose, COLO.— On December 11, the Montrose County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant in the 14000 block of 6355 Road. The search of the residence uncovered two medium-sized safes and three firearms (two of which were stolen), which were stored...

MCSO Sgt. Sanders and Deputy K-9 Oxx Say Farewell

Montrose, COLO.— After over 11 years of service, Montrose County Sergeant Keith Sanders and Deputy K-9 Oxx are leaving the Montrose County Sheriff’s Office. This crime-fighting duo has been responsible for the recovering over 59 pounds of marijuana, 22.2...

Motor Vehicle Death

Montrose, CO—The fatality from a motor vehicle collision north of Montrose on Hwy. 50 on the afternoon of November 26, has been identified as Maxine June Keller, 75, of Olathe, Colo. The incident is being investigated by the Montrose County Coroner’s...

Decedent Identified

Montrose, CO— The body of the deceased individual found in La Raza Park on the morning of Wednesday, November 14 has been identified as Shane Brown, age 54, of Montrose, Colo. The case is being investigated by the Montrose Police Department and the Montrose County...