If you recieved this letter in the mail it is not a scam it is a letter that is coming from County Sheriff’s of Colorado.



The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is seeking applications for the position of Patrol Deputy and Investigator. Washington County offers a full benefit package to include health, dental, and vision insurance plus a retirement package. Applicants must be at least 21YOA and Colorado POST Certified. Applicants will need to complete a full background check and must possess a valid driver’s license. Salary DOE. If interested visit our webpage at www.washcountysheriff.com or stop by our office located at 26861 Hwy 34 Akron, CO 80720 to pick up an application.

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Press Release

04/06/18 through 04/13/18

06-Apr-18      While in custody, Dakota Charles was arrested on two warrants, one out of Arapahoe County and the second one out of Douglas County. He is being held on a $5,000.00 and $50,000.00 bond.

06-Apr-18      Zane Schoenfeld turned himself in on a Kit Carson County warrant. Schoenfeld was later released on a $10,000.00 bond.

06-Apr-18      While in custody, John Walker was arrested on a warrant out of Arapahoe County. Walker was later transported to Arapahoe County.

09-Apr-18      Deputies received a report of a driving complaint on Hwy 34. Deputies contacted the vehicle and driver and issued Joseph Harrell a summons for passing when not permitted/safe.

10-Apr-18      Deputies received a call from probations about an offender with a warrant. Nickelos Ulibarri was arrested and transported to Washington County Justice Center. Ulibarri was later released on a $5,000.00 surety bond.

10-Apr-18      Deputies received a driving complaint of a semi-truck all over the road on Hwy 34. Ryan Koch, the driver of the semi was contacted and cited for failing to drive in a single lane.

12-Apr-18      Deputies received a report of a stray cat causing a nuisance in the Town of Akron. Deputies were able to trap the cat and take it to the Akron Pound. Impound flyers were hung up around town to locate the owner.

12-Apr-18      While in custody, Annmarie Read was arrested on a warrant out of Washington County for failure to appear. Read is being held on a $150.00 bond.

12-Apr-18      While in custody, Joseph Manalang was arrested on a warrant out of Washington County for failure to appear. Manalang is being held on a $150.00.


04/09/18         HUDDLESTON, SONDRA                                  age 30               HWY 34 & MM 199
Speeding (10-19 mph over posted speed)

04/09/18         ARVIZO, GLORIA                                                 age 50               HWY 34 & CO RD KK
Speeding (20-39 mph over posted speed)

04/11/18         ARZATE, ALFREDO                                            age 35               HWY 34 & MM 198
Speeding (10-19 mph over posted speed)








Washington County Sheriff’s Office

Press Release

March 3, 2018 @ approx. 11:30 a.m.

 Washington County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a grass fire in the southern part of Washington County

 On March 3, 2018 at about 11:30 a.m deputies were dispatched to a fire that started in the southern part of Washington County at CO RD 16 & CO RD R.  The fire quickly spread northwest to CO RD 21 & CO RD P due to gusty winds. Five fire departments battling the fire; Southwest Volunteer Fire Department, Akron Volunteer Fire Department, Brush Volunteer Fire Department, Cope Volunteer Fire Department and Otis Volunteer Fire Department. Several farmers with tractors and blades also responded to assist to make a perimeter around the fire to prevent it from spreading any further. Washington County Road and Bridge provided water trucks and also road graters. With the assistance of everyone that responded the fire was contained after several hours, a total of 4,300 acres burned; there were no structures lost and no injuries. The cause of the fire is still under investigation at this time.

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press release 1-31-17

Two tool boxes were found on Hwy 63 between mile marker 8 and 9 on January 27, 2017. We are looking for the owners. If you have more information regarding these boxes please contact the Washington County Sheriff’s Office at (970) 345-2244

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