Inmate spits on officer’s face: The Record for Thursday, March 5, 2020
Thursday, March 5, 2020
12:51 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called about a disturbance at an apartment complex in the 200 block of South Sharp Court in Oak Creek. One woman was taken into custody.
8:45 a.m. Deputies and Hayden Police Department officers received a report of a drug violation at the Yampa Valley Regional Airport. Law enforcement officials found a controlled substance inside a woman’s bag. She was arrested on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance.
10:13 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers received a report of fraud from a business in the 900 block of Yampa Avenue.
10:27 a.m. A female inmate reportedly spit on the face of a detention officer at the Routt County Jail. She was charged with second-degree assault.
7:16 p.m. Colorado State Patrol troopers arrested a man on suspicion of driving under the influence, speeding more than 10 mph over the limit, not wearing a seat belt and not having proof of insurance.
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7:59 p.m. Hayden officers arrested a man on suspicion of driving under the influence, disorderly conduct and driving with a restricted license.
9:44 p.m. Police received a noise complaint from the 2500 block of Copper Ridge Drive.
Total incidents: 59
- Steamboat officers had 25 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
- Routt County deputies had 22 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
- Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to 11 calls for service.
- Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
The Record offers a glimpse of police activity and is not a comprehensive report of all police activity. Calls such as domestic violence, sexual assaults and juvenile situations typically do not appear in The Record.
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STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested a 35-year-old man in Steamboat Springs on suspicion of second-degree burglary, unlawful possession of a controlled substance and misdemeanor theft.