Break-in reported in Hudson; Hit and run on East Monroe

The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center took 34 calls for serving in the 24 hours ending Friday morning at 7 a.m. The calls included requests for an ambulance 22 times and nine fire calls. Eight persons were booked into the detention center, which currently has a population of 194 inmates that it is responsible for. Of those, 13 are being held in jails outside of the county. From the call log… A hit and run vehicle crash was reported on East Monroe at Skaggs Road. A headlight from the suspect vehicle was found at the scene along with a […]

Police arrest 11; Counterfeit bill found; eluding motorist identified

Riverton Police responded to 38 calls for service on Wednesday. From the call log: The Cedar Bar called police after discovering someone had passed a counterfeit $100 bill at their business. A report is pending. A vandalism was reported to a business window at the Sunset Plaza. A police report indicated the damage was done by an unknown individual with an unknown object at an unknown time. There are no suspects. A dead raccoon was reported in the 300 block of South 11th East. A report is pending. A motorhome was reportedly involved in a minor fender bender in the […]

Tenant-Landlord dispute reported; no injury crash

Lander Police were called for service 11 times on Thursday. From the call log: A former renter on South 4th Street called police to complain that his landlord refuses to return his security deposit. Calling the issue a civil matter, police gave the reporting party several options. A two vehicle crash in the 300 block of Main Street did not result in any injuries and no citations were issued. The fender bender was reported at 11 a.m. Arrests: Jay Slaughter, 27, Lander, Arrested for Driving While Under the Influence. A 28-year-old female from Arapahoe was arrested for Public Intoxication at […]

Cheyenne man to prison for Child Porn possession

Speeders in Construction Zone threaten workers

Riverton Police responded to 35 calls for service on Tuesday. From the call log: When 20 MPH means 20 MPH. Workers in the construction zone on North Federal reported that southbound traffic was not slowing down for the concrete pour that was underway creating danger for workers.. The RPD responded with additional patrols around the construction zone. A resident on the 1600 block of East Park reported that rim covers were taken from a vehicle. A report is pending. A reported theft of a bedroom set and dresser from an address on East Jefferson turned out to be a civl […]

Turf thief ID’d, returned turf

Lander Police responded to one dozen calls on Tuesday. From the call log; Lander Valley High School notified police that they had video of people stealing turf from Bill Bush Memorial Stadium. The suspects were contacted and the turf was returned. No charges were filed. There were no arrests

Reports of a burglary and an embezzlement made

The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center in Lander received 58 calls for service ending at 7 a.m. Tuesday morning. There were 11 calls for an ambulance and four calls for a fire department. Six people were booked into the detention center, which today has an overall population of 190 inmates it is responsible for. Of those, 13 inmates are being held in jails outside of the county. Sheriff’s Deputies did not make any arrests in the past 24 hours. From the call log: Deputies were called to Rein Road outside of Riverton where a resident had blocked the roadway. […]

Unlocked vehicle thefts hit multiple locations Monday night

Lander Police responded to 18 calls on Monday. From the call log, officers reported another series of thefts and entries to unlocked vehicles on two different streets. This time the crimes occurred on Parks Avenue and on Shoshone Street. Taken from one unlocked vehicle were binoculars, a fly fishing rod and fishing accessories. Taken from a second vehicle was a back-up camera. Three other unlocked vehicles were entered on Parks but nothing was reported stolen. Later in the day police received report of money being taken from an unlocked vehicle on Shoshone Street, although the amount was not reported. Lander […]

Thermopolis jail hosting 14

Today’s roster at the Hot Springs County Jail in Thermopolis finds 10 males and 4 females incarcerated. See the roster below

One fire call; One drug call; One abandoned bike call

Riverton Police received 37 calls for service on Monday. From the call log: The Riverton Fire Department responded to a call of a smell of leaking Natural Gas in the 800 block of East Adams. Black Hills Energy Responded. A report is pending on a reported Domestic Abuse calls in the 500 block of East Jefferson. A baggie with marijuana residue was found in the 700 block of Eagle Drive. The baggie was taken to the RPD. A Huffy bicycle and a scooter were left behind the Boot Bar and both were taken for impound at the RPD. Arrests/Citations Arrested […]

Unlocked car burglarized, One drunk driver caught

There were 43 calls to the LPD over the weekend. From the call log: Lander Police reported that someone vandalized the back window of a truck topper on Bellvue. Nothing appeared to be missing. No suspects have been identified as of yet. A resident on South 6th Street reported the theft of binoculars, a range finder and $60 in coins from an unlocked vehicle parked on the street. Arrests/Citations A 70-year-old male of Shoshoni was cited for Failure to Yield after a property damage vehicle crash Friday afternoon at 12:02 pm on Highway 789. Dallas Spencer, 25, from Utah, arrested […]

Irrigation pump stolen; Bat found on West Main, Crash blocked North Federal

The Riverton Police Responded to 26 calls for service in the 24 hours ending at 7 a.m. on August 8th. A resident in the 200 block of South 4th West reported that overnight someone stole his irrigation pump, a Briggs and Stratton model valued at $320 and four hoses valued at $200. A syringe full of clear liquid was found in the 2500 block of East Monroe. The syringe was disposed of. Another bat was found in Riverton, this time in the 900 block of West Main. A report is pending. A two-vehicle crash that was blocking a traffic lane […]

Medications reported stolen from apartment; Sex offense investigated

Riverton Police received 34 calls for service on Thursday. From the call log: Police assisted a wheelchair-bound woman replace batteries in her home’s smoke alarm. A man on College Hill Drive reported someone had stolen medications from his apartment. A report was taken. A sex offense was reported at 4 p.m. in the afternoon. An investigation has been launched. A van missed a turn in the construction area of North Federal and became high centered. The van was moved. A resident on Fremont Street called police at 3:21 a.m. Friday that someone on their neighbor’s porch had been sleeping and […]

Dog Shot threatening local resident; Trespassing complaint in Dubois

The Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center took 32 calls for service in the 24 hours that ended on Friday morning at 7 a.m. Of those calls, 18 were for an ambulance and county fire departments were dispatched twice. Six persons were booked into the county detention center. Total population there today is 185 inmates, with 15 being held in jails outside of the county. There was one arrest reported, that of Charmayne Brown, 19, of Fort Washakie for a Failed to Appear warrant. From the call log: After receiving a report of shots being fired and a dog screaming, a man […]

Quiet Day in Lander, 10 calls

Lander Police had ten minor calls for service on Thursday. Among the calls was a dog at large that was caught and impounded, a welfare check on a woman who had been walking in traffic, two REDDI reports that were unable to be located, and a 911 caller who simply told the operator, “hello.’ Arrests: John Heuewah, 54, Lander, Open Container, Public Intoxication, Interference All persons arrested are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.

Bull Found; House break-in investigated; Deer struck

There were 50 calls for service logged in at the Sheriff’s Office in Lander on Tuesday, including 17 ambulance calls and three for a fire department. Eight individuals were booked into the detention center, which has a total inmate population it is responsible for of 191 inmates, 12 of which are being held outside of the county. From the call log: It’s not often deputies are called to a “found bull” report, but that happened on Peterson Road on Tuesday. Another vehicle vs. deer crash was reported near Dubois at milepost 50 on US 26/287. An investigation has been launched […]

Tire vandal strikes Dubois; Lost fishing Pole; Lost ladder

There were 63 calls received by the Fremont County Dispatch Center at the Sheriff’s Office on Monday. Calls included 18 requests for an ambulance and four fire calls. Ten people were booked into the county detention Center which had a population on Monday of 191 inmates. One dozen inmates were being held outside of the county. From the call log: A resident on Horse Creek Road at Dubois reported someone allegedly vandalized tires. A man in the Lander area reported he had lost his fly fishing rod. A report was taken. An electric company worker lost a ladder out of […]

Dead Bat found; Domestic abuse reported; Tire slashed

Riverton Police responded to 32 calls for service on Tuesday. From the call log: Police were called to the 800 block of North Federal where an alleged domestic assault was taking place. A report was made. A dead bat was found in the 300 block of East Main. It was removed. A license plate for a trailer parked in the 800 block of South Federal Boulevard was reported stolen. A report of animal abuse was received from the All Our Nations mobile home park. A report is pending. A motorist called police after he alleged a clerk at a fast […]