Douglas County Coroner’s Office

Carter Lord (credit: CBS)

Former Deputy Coroner Sentenced To Probation For Forgery, Embezzlement

A former Douglas County assistant coroner was sentenced Monday afternoon to three years probation for stealing guns from the coroner’s office.

02/24/2014

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Police ID Woman Found Dead In Car In Castle Rock

Police in Castle Rock have released the identity of a woman who found dead in her car at a local towing company.

01/20/2014

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Woman Found Inside Impounded Car In Castle Rock

Police in Castle Rock are investigating the death of a woman found in her car at a local towing company.

01/17/2014

Charles D. Brining (credit: douglas.co.us)

Former Chief Deputy Coroner Claims Abusive Work Environment, Threatens Lawsuit

The former chief deputy for the Douglas County Coroner’s Office has notified the coroner and the county he may file a lawsuit after he claims he was unfairly fired.

05/07/2013

Douglas County Coroner Lora Thomas shows off medication held at the coroner's office (credit: CBS)

Heavy Duty Pain Meds Missing From Coroner’s Office, Inside Job Suspected

A CBS4 investigation has learned that thousands of dollars worth of narcotics and pain pills are missing from what was thought to be a secure storeroom at the Douglas County Coroner’s Office and are presumed to have been stolen.

10/31/2012

The clay depiction of Jane Doe created several years ago (credit: CBS)

Police Hope To Solve Cold Case Murder After Exhuming Body

Investigators in Douglas County are now examining a woman’s body that was buried nearly 20 years ago, but was pulled from the ground on Friday.

10/13/2012

The clay depiction of Jane Doe created several years ago (credit: CBS)

Douglas County To Exhume Cold Case Body

For nearly 20 years she has been known as “Jane Doe;” a teenager found dead at a Douglas County campground. With no identification found at the scene, no certain cause of death and no leads, she was buried in Castle Rock with her identity unknown.

10/10/2012

Carter Lord (credit: CBS)

CBI, AG Investigate Former Assistant Coroner Over Guns

The Colorado Bureau of Investigation and the Colorado Attorney General are looking into the handling of three handguns that went from the Douglas County Coroner’s Office to the home of Carter Lord.

03/14/2012

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