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Press Releases

11/04/2018 - Sheriff describes Saturday's search for Terry Meador

11/03/2018 - BULLETIN: Expanded search for missing hunter made on Saturday

10/31/2018 - Sheriff asking for search volunteers in Terry Meador case


10/29/2018 - UPDATE: Rock Springs hunter still missing in the Pine Mountain area

10/28/2018 - Search for missing Rock Springs man enters third day

10/27/2018 - K9 unit arrests Nevada woman; seizes over 100 pounds of marijuana


10/27/2018 - BULLETIN: Sheriff asks that no drones be flown in search area south of Rock Springs

10/26/2018 - UPDATE: Search for missing Rock Springs man continues

10/26/2018 - Deputies, search and rescue searching for Rock Springs man

10/23/2018 - Wyoming federal judge sentences child sex trafficker to 15 years

10/22/2018 - Michigan man arrested, 60-plus pounds of marijuana seized

10/19/2018 - Over a thousand staff attend school safety training

10/18/2018 - RSPD, Sheriff's Office providing school safety training for School District #1 staff

10/17/2018 - Sheriff issues warning about obscene telephone calls

10/17/2018 - Sheriff meets with the Center for Families and Children; reminds citizens "report it, we will take action"

10/14/2018 - Game and Fish looking for information on deer poached in Rock Springs

10/13/2018 - Loaves and Fishes soup kitchen serves 70 on Friday

10/12/2018 - Reliance man arrested after altercation with deputies

10/12/2018 - Domestic violence vigil held at Sheriff's Office

10/11/2018 - Ohio woman arrested; marijuana seized

10/11/2018 - Deputies return missing scooter

10/10/2018 - Owner of recovered scooter sought

10/03/2018 - Fire prevention open house set for Saturday

09/29/2018 - Sheriff's Office supports Green River's 150th anniversary celebration

09/27/2018 - New court security officers sworn in


09/27/2018 - Bond set for men charged in archery range case

09/26/2018 - Sheriff's detention deputy takes top honors at Wyoming Law Enforcement Academy

09/26/2018 - Sheriff's Office detectives solve archery range case; two in custody


09/25/2018 - Sweetwater Scam Alert warns of two swindles circulating

09/25/2018 - Green River's 150th Anniversary celebrated Saturday, September 29th

09/25/2018 - Missouri man arrested at playground

09/19/2018 - County archery range vandalized and equipment stolen; Sheriff's Office is investigating

09/17/2018 - Sheriff, Sweetwater Scam Alert warn of new "fake check scam"

09/16/2018 - Wyo4News Insights: Officer Roundtable

09/15/2018 - 30+ pounds of marijuana seized, Florida man arrested

09/14/2018 - Sheriff's Office and FLLA participate in homecoming parade

09/14/2018 - Rock Springs couple arrested, charged with numerous crimes

09/13/2018 - Sheriff warns of resurgent "Publisher's Clearing House" scam

09/12/2018 - Chamber of Commerce hosts Patriot Day flag-raising ceremony

09/11/2018 - Today, we remember

09/11/2018 - "See Something, Say Something" campaign launched


09/10/2018 - Cyber security with Chief Pacheco, Chief Jarvie and Sheriff Lowell

09/10/2018 - "Salute to First Responders" banquet recognizes community's first responders


09/07/2018 - Sheriff warns of ongoing IRS scam


09/07/2018 - Hit-and-run driver identified

09/06/2018 - RSHS sophomores hear career-oriented presentations from public service professionals


09/06/2018 - Lifesaving efforts recognized

09/04/2018 - Deputies patrol Flaming Gorge over Labor Day weekend

09/04/2018 - Sheriff's Office seeking help in identifying hit-and-run driver

08/31/2018 - First responders' potential for exposure to fentanyl subject of video

08/30/2018 - Habitat project on Little Mountain completed with the help of many


08/30/2018 - Sweetwater County deputy assigned as special liaison to seniors


08/29/2018 - Law enforcement announces Labor Day "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign

08/27/2018 - Stabbing in Rock Springs under investigation; suspect in custody

08/25/2018 - Provisional drug task force operation nets 33 arrests

08/23/2018 - Two men arrested; marijuana seized

08/22/2018 - Father of school shooting victim speaks at college

08/21/2018 - Sheriff's Office warns of "jail bail" scam circulating

08/17/2018 - Sheriff reminds drivers about students going back to school

08/16/2018 - Lowell responds to inquiries about sexual exploitation of children case

08/15/2018 - Green River man sentenced to prison


08/14/2018 - Florida man arrested, cash seized

08/09/2018 - Rock Springs man arrested after tactical team callout

08/07/2018 - Armed robbery suspect captured; stolen vehicle recovered

08/06/2018 - Wamsutter car show a success

08/02/2018 - Trespassers identified with public's help

08/02/2018 - Sheriff's Office seeks help in identifying trespassers


08/01/2018 - Sheriff's Office civilian firearms training course available in September; concealed firearm permit information package available online


07/31/2018 - Wildfires largely contained in Southwest Wyoming


07/30/2018 - ATV crash under investigation

07/30/2018 - Sheriff's Office marine unit deals with two incidents on Flaming Gorge Sunday

07/29/2018 - Firefighters on scene for second day on Black Butte


07/27/2018 - Sheriff's Office marine unit performs nighttime rescue


07/26/2018 - Disaster management training set

07/24/2018 - Deputies' lifesaving actions recognized in commendation letter


07/24/2018 - Telephone social security number scam circulating


07/19/2018 - Cardiac arrest victim rescued at rodeo
07/18/2018 - Sex offender arrested

07/13/2018 - Computer tech scam circulating

07/10/2018 - Sheriff's Office seeking information on 4th of July incident

07/05/2018 - Sheriff's Office recognized by veterans' awareness group

07/02/2018 - Sheriff, County Fire Warden issue fire, fireworks safety advisory

06/29/2018 - This Fourth of July, Sweetwater County law enforcement wants to remind everyone: drive sober or get pulled over


06/28/2018 - New law protecting WYDOT workers takes effect July 1

06/28/2018 - Sheriff warns of resurgent IRS scams


06/27/2018 - Deputy sheriff recognized for lifesaving action

06/26/2018 - Sheriff's Office receives "Hometown Heroes" cookies from Girl Scouts

06/25/2018 - Flaming Gorge drowning victim identified


06/22/2018 - Sheriff's Office hosts all-hazards emergency preparedness workshop


06/21/2018 - Detention Center volunteer inmates clean up dump sites


06/20/2018 - Highway safety event set for June 22


06/20/2018 - Sheriff issues alert on Rocky Mountain Power disconnect scam


06/19/2018 - Maintenance scheduled for Gookin-White Mountain Road


06/14/2018 - Happy Flag Day

06/12/2018 - Sheriff warns against leaving children in parked vehicles

06/10/2018 - Shots fired, man arrested in Clearview Acres


06/08/2018 - Sweetwater County Detention Center recognized by emergency medical responders


06/05/2018 - Daughter of Sheriff's Office animal control officer performs as rodeo clown at 31st Annual Overland Stage Stampede Rodeo


06/01/2018 - Multiple citations issued, arrest made during Memorial Day weekend traffic stop


05/31/2018 - Sheriff's Office seeking information on stolen expended ammunition cases


05/29/2018 - County officials outline vehicle registration laws for non-resident workers


05/27/2018 - Sheriff's Office relays FBI warning


05/25/2018 - Dog's unexplained death investigated


05/23/2018 - Sweetwater County Click or Ticket Campaign for Memorial Weekend


05/22/2018 - Concealed firearm permit application, renewal information available on Sheriff's Office website


05/19/2018 - Restoration Ministries hosts emergency responder appreciation lunch


05/18/2018 - "Car wrap" scam circulating


05/18/2018 - Sheriff's Office open for business at new location


05/17/2018 - National Police Week wraps up in Washington, D.C.

05/14/2018 - Pair stranded in rainstorm rescued by Search & Rescue


05/10/2018 - Sheriff warns public about latest email scam


05/10/2018 - Shots fired in vehicle pursuit, Wyoming State Trooper injured in crash


05/10/2018 - Highway Safety Event set for May 18


05/08/2018 - 2018 Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run set for Friday


05/07/2018 - ATV crash victim airlifted to Salt Lake City


05/04/2018 - Section of Foothill Boulevard to be closed


05/04/2018 - Sheriff's Office civilian firearms training schedule for 2018 announced


05/02/2018 - Emergency medication mitigates drug overdose at detention center


04/30/2018 - Aubrey Stouffer wins dance honors


04/29/2018 - University of Wyoming team competes and wins in Boston

04/27/2018 - Sunday is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day


04/19/2018 - Military Appreciation Days at Western Wyoming Community College


04/17/2018 - 5,000 sheep herded across I-80

04/12/2018 - Investigation into dog fighting reports yields no results

04/12/2018 - Sweetwater County law enforcement honored for work with crime victims

04/09/2018 - Suspect identified through social media in wallet-and-credit-card theft arrested


04/03/2018 - Sheriff Lowell rebuts budget overage claim


04/02/2018 - Bowl of Caring event a big success

03/31/2018 - Local agencies respond to a residential fire discovering possible explosive devices and suspected clandenstine meth lab

03/30/2018 - Happy Easter from Sheriff Mike Lowell and everyone at Sweetwater County Sheriff's Office


03/29/2018 - St. Patrick's Day DUI crackdown nets 3 DWUI arrests

03/29/2018 - Sheriff's Office seeking information on social media reports of dog fighting

03/28/2018 - County, city authorities respond to report of a drug lab and explosives at a Rock Springs residence


03/23/2018 - Excellent turnout for 2018 Bowls of Caring event

03/20/2018 - Changes, upgrades to Sheriff's Office registered sex offender neighborhood notification program

03/19/2018 - Canine Distemper advisory for Rock Springs

03/17/2018 - 65 served at Loaves and Fishes on Friday

03/15/2018 - County, federal officers conduct registered sex offender compliance sweep


03/13/2018 - Sheriff's Office warns of two phone scams in circulation

03/13/2018 - A St. Patrick's Day advisory from Sweetwater County law enforcement

03/13/2018 - Slide deposits debris on US Highway 191 South

03/07/2018 - Dog carcass found near base of White Mountain; officials confirm the animal was not shot

03/07/2018 - Sheriff's Office to conduct training exercise in Rock Springs

03/05/2018 - Rock Springs woman victimized by swindler posing as a county deputy

03/05/2018 - South Dakota fugitive captured in Rock Springs

03/02/2018 - Local law enforcement raises funds for Sage Sell

02/27/2018 - Sweetwater County Sheriff's Office K9 Huk has received body armor

02/22/2018 - Dish Network phone scam circulating

02/22/2018 - Body of trucker discovered; no foul play suspected

02/22/2018 - Fatal car fire determined to be accidental

02/21/2018 - Sheriff's Office SNAAG team, DCI arrest armed drug suspect

02/16/2018 - Several arrests and numerous citations issued over Super Bowl weekend

02/16/2018 - Fatal car fire under investigation by county officials

02/14/2018 - Sheriff's Office continues to seek help from the public in voyeurism case

02/12/2018 - California couple arrested; marijuana seized from moving van

02/09/2018 - Armed fugitive captured in Rock Springs

02/09/2018 - BULLETIN - Federal fugitive captured

02/09/2018 - Sheriff's Office voyeurism investigation continues; public's help sought

02/08/2018 - Sheriff's Office investigating incident at Lincoln Middle School

02/07/2018 - Human trafficking, sexual servitude suspect faces federal charges

02/02/2018 - Don't fumble: Tackle drunk driving before the game starts02/02/2018 - Utah man arrested; stolen minivan recovered

02/01/2018 - Sheriff warns of tax season IRS scams

01/31/2018 - Couple arrested with 100 pounds of marijuana; bond set

01/31/2018 - County detention officer arrested; no longer employed by the Sheriff's Office

01/30/2018 - Sheriff provides update on voyeurism investigation; asks for public's help

01/30/2018 - Homicide suspect makes initial appearance in circuit court; faces life sentence as habitual criminal

01/29/2018 - Sheriff's Office issues update on homicide investigation

01/29/2018 - BULLETIN - Sheriff's Office investigating homicide; suspect in custody

01/26/2018 - Man charged with multiple counts of felony voyeurism now behind bars

01/25/2018 - Abandoned vehicle cleanup in Clearview Acres set to begin Monday

01/24/2018 - Unsecure loads can create deadly hazards

01/20/2018 - Pair arrested on felony drug charges

01/17/2018 - Sheriff's Office seeks help in identifying tire theft suspect

01/16/2018 - Sheriff's Office issues advisory about working sheep dogs

01/11/2018 - Man arrested after standoff with Sheriff's deputies

01/11/2018 - Sheriff's Office relocates civil process office

01/09/2018 - Sweetwater County law enforcement arrests 10 drunk drivers during New Year's weekend; no serious or fatal crashes

01/05/2018 - Sweetwater County deputy commended for heroism
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