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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...

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...

Montrose County Vehicle Death

Montrose, CO— On the afternoon of Friday, November 2, 2018, a single vehicle accident occurred when a vehicle traveling down Sunset Mesa Road approaching Chipeta Road lost control and slid down the embankment and rolled over one-and-a-half times. The...

MCSO Seizes Estimated 1,500 Pounds of Marijuana

Montrose, COLO.— On October 19th, the Montrose County Sheriff's Office responded to the 69300 block of Orion Trail east of Montrose to issue a distraint warrant for past due property taxes. Upon arrival, the deputy observed a marijuana grow over the hill...