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911 Misdials

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office has seen a spike in the number of 911 misdials or pocket dials in recent months. These calls congest the 911 dispatch center and divert public safety personnel and resources from actual emergency calls. In … Continue reading

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Law Enforcement Seeks Public Assistance

                                    Law Enforcement Seeks Public’s Assistance The Belgrade Police Department and Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in a recent criminal case. Law enforcement is seeking the following items, possibly disposed of after a criminal act: one … Continue reading

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Jury Duty Scam

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office has received multiple calls regarding an ongoing scam. The scammer identifies himself as a Lieutenant with the Sheriff’s Office and informs people they have missed jury duty. The caller informs you a warrant has been … Continue reading

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Scam Calls Circulating

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office has received multiple calls regarding an ongoing scam. The scammer identifies himself as a Lieutenant with the Sheriff’s Office and informs people they have missed jury duty or that they have come across paperwork that … Continue reading

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Little Bear Rescue

On 11-04-17 at about 8:00 PM, the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office received a call advising of a vehicle, which had slid off the dirt road and was in a precarious position up Little Bear Road. The caller said he had … Continue reading

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National Take-Back Initiateve

  NATIONAL TAKE-BACK INITIATIVE   Upcoming Take-Back Day Saturday, October 28, 2017 615 S. 16th Ave. Law & Justice Center Bozeman, MT 10:00 am – 2:00 pm   Missouri River Drug Task Force is partnering with the Community-Coalition On Drug … Continue reading

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Scams

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office has received multiple calls from citizens who state they were contacted by the IRS and told to call 701-428-8115 or a warrant was going to be placed on them. This is a scam and you … Continue reading

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Gallatin River Ranch Rescue

On Sunday, October 15th, 2017, around 6:00 pm, the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue Division, the Gallatin River Ranch Fire Department, and an American Medical Response (AMR) ambulance responded to a backcountry rescue.  A 76-year-old Texas man most likely … Continue reading

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Victim of Vehicle Accident Identified

On Thursday, September 28, 2017, at approximately 6:25AM, the Gallatin County 911 Dispatch Center received a call from a citizen reporting a vehicle on its side in the ditch near 774 Reese Creek Road.  The caller stated the motor was … Continue reading

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Ricocheting Bullets

At approximately 2:00 am on Sunday, September 10, 2017, the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Sourdough Road and Goldstein Road for a report of gun shots fired.  An errant bullet entered a residence after ricocheting off … Continue reading

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