Theft

Stolen fire equipment worth about $13,000 found near Silverton

Emergency equipment stolen in November from the Silverton-San Juan Fire and Rescue Authority was located this week near the bottom of a steep mountain. “It’s definitely a mystery,” said Mike...

DATE: May 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Jeep stolen from Durango High School found

A Durango man has been arrested on suspicion stealing a Jeep last week from the Durango High School parking lot. Clinton Davidson, 32, is accused of taking the vehicle May 11 while the owner was...

DATE: May 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango Police Department identifies suspect in Crestview car break-ins

A suspect has been identified in a rash of car break-ins in the Crestview neighborhood. No arrests have yet been made, and the suspect is not a homeless person, said Cmdr. Ray Shupe with the...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Crestview residents discuss car break-ins, homelessness

A community meeting to discuss a rash of car break-ins in Crestview evolved into a sometimes emotional discussion of problems related to homelessness in Durango and a rise in petty crime. Donna...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Police remind residents to lock cars after string of thefts in west Durango

The Durango Police Department is reminding residents to lock their car doors after about a dozen thefts were reported last month in the Crestview neighborhood in west Durango. At least eight cars...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez marijuana shop employee sentenced in theft case

A former employee of the Medicine Man in Cortez was sentenced Thursday in District Court for misdemeanor theft from the marijuana dispensary. Timber Higgins was sentenced to five days of electronic...

DATE: Sept. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Police: Man steals green chile burger after slapping victim

SANTA FE – A New Mexico man is facing charges after police say he randomly slapped a customer and then stole the man’s green chile cheeseburger before dashing away. Santa Fe police arrested...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

2 teens, 1 adult arrested in Bayfield home burglary

A 16-year-old girl requesting help with a stalled vehicle was allegedly a front for two acquaintances to break into a home on Bayfield Parkway on Saturday, according to the Bayfield Marshal’s...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

More than 300 pieces of jewelry stolen from Durango gallery

Police are asking for the public’s help locating more than 300 pieces of Native American jewelry stolen earlier this week from Toh-Atin Gallery near Ninth Street and Main Avenue in downtown...

DATE: Sept. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango Police search for five suspects connected to armed robbery

Police are searching for five people suspected of robbing a man at gunpoint Monday night at a storage unit in Bodo Industrial Park in Durango. The robbery was reported about 7:55 p.m. at Bodo Park...

DATE: Sept. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Native American artifacts worth thousands stolen from Durango storage

Thousands of dollars worth of Native American artifacts were recently stolen from a Durango storage facility, said longtime Durango resident and former archaeologist Branson Reynolds. “I can’t...

DATE: June 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango boy recovers stolen bike trailer after some leg work

When 7-year-old Raleigh Shaw learned his homemade bike trailer had been stolen, he didn’t take it lying down. Instead, he canvassed neighborhoods and shared pictures of the missing trailer with...

DATE: May 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News