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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 saftey 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 - Dont' fumble: Tackle drunk driving before the game starts

02/02/2018 - 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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