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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.

01/21/2014

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.

09/12/2013

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.

08/08/2013

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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.

07/11/2013

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.

07/05/2013