Images from the fires (credit: Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office)

Strong Winds Could Have Spread Intentionally-Set Fires In Jefferson County

Strong winds could have rapidly spread several grass fires intentionally set in Jefferson County.


An evacuation area near Leyden Dam in Jeffco (credit: Jeffco Sheriff)

Jeffco Evacuates Area Near Leyden Dam

Some Jefferson County residents living near Leyden Dam were voluntarily evacuated on Thursday evening.


Michael Kusick (credit: CBS)

Man Who Admitted To Threatening President Avoids Jail In Other Threat Case

A Westminster man who pleaded guilty to threatening President Barack Obama and Colorado children made a plea deal to get out of federal custody and will only serve probation.


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Fire Ban Lifted In Jeffco

The current fire ban in unincorporated Jefferson County will be lifted on Friday because of recent rainfall and the reduced threat of wildfire.


JeffCo Sheriff's deputies arrested a barricaded suspect after a standoff (credit: CBS)

Barricaded Suspect Arrested After Standoff In JeffCo

One man was arrested after he barricaded himself in a home in Jefferson County on Friday.