Email scam: The Record for Thursday, Oct. 8 |

Email scam: The Record for Thursday, Oct. 8

2:47 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Officers found a man sleeping in his car with the door open outside of a business on the 100 block of Ninth Street.

3:02 a.m. Steamboat officers responded to a call over a bear attempting to get into a trash can on the 300 block of Eighth Street. The bear was gone when officers arrived.

12:58 p.m. A Steamboat resident reported receiving a scam in her email on the 500 block of Anglers Court.

4:41 p.m. A resident called the police over a vehicle parked in their neighbors’ driveway when they believed no one was home on the 1000 block of Buckskin Court.

Crime Stoppers

If you have information about any unsolved crime, contact Routt County Crime Stoppers. You will remain anonymous and could earn a cash reward.

Submit a tip
• Call: 970-870-6226
• Click:
• Text: Send “NAMB” and your message to 274637

7:12 p.m. A Steamboat resident called police because she believed her purse was missing from a store. Police watched the security cameras and she later found the purse in her home on the 1000 block of Lincoln Ave.

Participate in The Longevity Project

The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.

10:12 p.m. The Routt County Sheriff’s Office received a complaint over an animal on the 30000 block of Amethyst Drive.

Total incidents: 47

  • Steamboat officers had 32 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Sheriff’s deputies had nine cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to three calls for service.
  • North Routt Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.

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