Author Archives: Jason Jarrett

Update on Assault Investigation

(Bozeman, Mont.) From Sheriff Brian Gootkin; At 5:08 pm this evening our Deputies responded to Discovery Drive for a reported assault.  The text of the initial report to the 911 center follows: -111.068258 +45.653654 21 CALLBK=PH 2 21 M RP STATES HE WAS JUST … Continue reading

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Press Conference

(Gallatin County, Mont.) Sheriff Brian Gootkin will hold a press conference tonight, Wednesday May 24 at 8:00 p.m. at the Gallatin County Detention Center Community Room 605 South 16th Ave. Bozeman, Mt. The Gallatin County 911 Center does not have any … Continue reading

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Sheriff’s Office Investigating Assault Report

(Bozeman, Mont.) The Gallatin County Sheriffs Office is currently investigating allegations of an assault involving Greg Gianforte. We will provide a press release with more information when appropriate.  The investigation is ongoing.

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Sheriff Gootkin Expresses Appreciation for the Help on Moore Funeral

(Gallatin County, Mont.)  “Yesterday was an incredible event and shows how truly blessed we are to live in a place where our communities overwhelmingly support us.  They are why we do what we do and Mason was a shining example … Continue reading

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Scam Related to Slain Deputy

OFFICE OF THE SHERIFF BUTTE-SILVER BOW LAW ENFORCEMENT DEPARTMENT 225 ALASKA STREET PHONE (406) 497-1120           BUTTE, MONTANA 59701             FAX (406) 497-1181  Media Release     May 17, 2017  SCAM ALERT  The Deer Lodge Police Department has received complaints of a male who … Continue reading

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Slain Deputy and Suspects Identified

(Broadwater County, Mont.) The Broadwater County Sheriff’s Office has identified the Deputy murdered this morning on Highway 287 near Three Forks.  Deputy Mason Moore was a  3  year veteran of the Sheriff’s Office.  He was a husband and father of 3 children. … Continue reading

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Bozeman Woman Crashes Snowmobile in Wapiti Creek

(Big Sky, Mont.) On Sunday, April 2nd  at 2:30 P.M the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office and members of  Gallatin County Search and Rescue at Big Sky responded to a backcountry rescue on Wapiti Creek in the Taylors Fork Drainage south … Continue reading

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Drinking Horse Rescue

On March 29, 2017 at 3:06 PM the Gallatin County 911 Center received a call about an injured hiker on the Drinking Horse trail. The caller reported that a 50 year old female had fallen and hurt her lower leg … Continue reading

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New World Gulch Search

(Gallatin County, Mont.) On March 14, 2017 at 9:00 PM a Bozeman, Montana residence called the Gallatin County Dispatch Center and reported that his wife and sister-in-law were overdue from a hike. The reporting party stated that his 25 year … Continue reading

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If a Tree Doesn’t Get You Gravity Will

(Gallatin County, Mont.) On Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 12:01 pm., the West Yellowstone Police Department Dispatch center received a 911 call reporting a snowmobile crash on the Two Top Trail approximately 10 miles southwest of the Town of West … Continue reading

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