Monthly Archives: April 2012

Saddle Peak Search and Rescue Call Out

  (Bozeman)  More than two dozen Gallatin County Search and Rescue personnel responded to the report of a skier caught in an avalanche Sunday afternoon in the Saddle Peak area, south of Bridger Bowl.              According to Sheriff’s Incident Commander Deputy … Continue reading

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Gallatin County Sheriff/Coroner’s Office

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office will hold a press conference to introduce the new 24/7 Sobriety Program on Monday, April 30, 2012. This program allows Judges to order individuals charged with 2nd or subsequent DUIs to the Jail twice a … Continue reading

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Sheriff/Coroner Identifies Victim of Crash

On April 22, 2012, at approximately 2:40 am, a female caller reported that she and her boyfriend had been involved in a single-vehicle accident at milepost 9 on Bridger Canyon Road.  Responding deputies, the Montana Highway Patrol and AMR found … Continue reading

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GALLATIN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE PATROL VEHICLE DESIGN CONTEST  Sheriff Brian Gootkin is hosting a contest to design the future look of the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office patrol vehicles. This contest is open to all Gallatin County school aged children from … Continue reading

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MIssing Snowmobile Found West of West Yellowstone

  For Immediate Release 4/14/12  (Gallatin County,Mont)  OnSunday April 14, 2012, at6:01 pm, a snowmobile rental company inWest Yellowstonereported that they rented a snowmobile to a man that was due back at5:00 pmbut had not returned.  The caller said that … Continue reading

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Frazier Lake Rescue

(Gallatin County, Mont.) On April 13, 2012, at 2:49 pm, The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue responded to the report of an injured skier in the Frazier Lake area in the Bridger Mountains North of Bozeman. The 22 … Continue reading

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Juveniles arrested in Connection to Car Break Ins

 During the early morning hours of April 8, 2012, the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office received a tip from a concerned citizen in River Rock Subdivision.  Shortly thereafter Patrol Deputies were involved in a foot pursuit and placed (3) individuals into … Continue reading

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Bicyclist Recovered from the Horseshoe Hills

On April 7, 2012, The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office received a call asking for assistance in locating a mountain biker somewhere on Horseshoe Cottonwood Road. The biker was on a ride and the road had become impassible due to the … Continue reading

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Sheriff’s Office Moves 35 Dogs

Press Release Contact Sheriff Brian Gootkin 582-2125 Sheriff’s Office Animal Control Officer Pat Hess had her hands and truck full this last month moving 35 Great Pyrenees, Aussie, and Pyrenees mix dogs from the Willow Creek area in Western Gallatin … Continue reading

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Gallatin County Sheriff/Coroner’s Office

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office has recently received numerous reports of thefts involving vehicle break-ins in multiple Gallatin Valley subdivisions including River Rock, Landmark, and Summer Ridge. Both locked and unlocked vehicles are being entered and multiple items are being … Continue reading

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