Crime & law enforcement


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Craig Middle School parents put faith in school system, law enforcement

After Craig Middle School students, staff and parents dealt with knife incidents and gun threats, a Saturday morning filled with sportsmanship was what the school needed.

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Craig Middle school deals with gun and knife incidents

A Craig Middle School student was taken into custody Friday for carrying “several knives” on campus property, according to law officials. Several weeks ago, the police also helped the school with a student who was threatening gun violence, Commander Jerry DeLong confirmed.

Colorado State Patrol, Craig Police Department work through technical issues

Craig Police Department is still working through a technical difficulty out of Colorado State Patrol's new dispatch system.

On the record for Moffat County jail Dec. 2

Moffat County Jail report for Dec. 2

On the record for Moffat County Jail Nov. 21

Moffat County Jail report for Nov. 21

Cop impersonator pulls over vehicle on U.S. 40 Thursday night

A man impersonating a police officer pulled a car over Thursday night on U.S. Highway 40 near the border of Moffat and Routt counties, and local law enforcement agencies said it’s the second incident reported in the last three weeks.

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Craig reflects on Sept. 11

Flags, personal recollections pay tribute to 9/11 victims

Like other communities across the nation, people in Craig took some time Thursday to remember 9/11, where they were and how it impacted them as Americans.

On the record for Sept. 6, 2014

The cops roundup and jail report.

On the record for Moffat County Jail Aug. 28, 2014

Daily cops round up for Moffat County.

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Fire erupts inside Craig mobile home Saturday

Hume: Cause of blaze uncertain

A fire broke out Saturday afternoon at Unit 302 of Craig’s Cedar Mountain Village. The members of Craig Fire/Rescue received the call shortly after 3:30 p.m., and were quick to respond alongside personnel from Craig Police Department, Moffat County Sheriff’s Office and The Memorial Hospital’s Emergency Medical Services.

Moffat County emergency officials prep school district for disaster scenario

A newly designed mass casualty drill took place Thursday at Moffat County High School. The drill allowed for Moffat County officials and the high school to test how it would react to a mass casualty situation at the school.

On the record for Moffat County Jail Aug. 13, 2014

The daily cops report and jail roundup.

Northwest Colorado law enforcement on the lookout for missing person

Trappers Lake supposed last known whereabouts for Craig’s John Simons

The Craig Police Department and the Moffat County Sheriff’s Office are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing person, Craig resident John Michael Simons.

On the record for Aug. 6, 2014

The Moffat County and Craig cops report and jail roundup.

On the record for Moffat County Jail July 18

The daily cops report and jail roundup.