Monthly Archives: May 2014

ATV Rider Rescued in Jackson Cr

​(Gallatin Co Mont.). On Thursday, May 29, 2014 Gallatin County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue, and was dispatched to the Jackson Creek Trailhead to rescue an ATV enthusiast who broke his ankle when his three-wheeler rolled over. The injured party was … Continue reading

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MSPOA, MACOP, and APCO Annual Conference

Sheriff Gootkin will be attending the MSPOA, MACOP, and APCO annual conference this week.  The conference is being held at the Gran Tree Inn here in Bozeman.  Should you like to receive more information on this event please contact the Sheriff.

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Join in the 2014 Great Montana ShakeOut

Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, 582-2395 Release:  140527-01 Join in the 2014 Great Montana ShakeOut Bozeman, MT – Everyone is invited to join their neighbors and friends during the 2014 Great Montana ShakeOut this October.  On October 22, 2014 people across Montana … Continue reading

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Sheriff for a Day

Sheriff Gootkin will be holding a press conference to announce the Sheriff for a day on Thursday, May 22 at 11:30 in the lobby of the Law and Justice Center.

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Emergency Siren Test in Big Sky on Wednesday May 21

The Big Sky Resort will be testing its emergency siren located at the western edge of the Big Sky Golf Course on Wednesday May 21 between 10:00 and 10:30 AM.  The test will be very brief. The siren’s purpose is … Continue reading

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Residents Encouraged to Closely Monitor Spring Runoff

Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, 582-2395 Release:  140519-01 Residents Encouraged to Closely Monitor Spring Runoff Bozeman, MT  – Residents in Gallatin County are encouraged to closely monitor water levels around them with spring runoff picking up.  We have seen the water levels … Continue reading

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Sheriff’s SAR Teams Busy on Both Ends of the County and in the Middle

(Gallatin County, Mont) It started Tuesday about 12:30 when a 23 year old Bozeman woman injured her leg while skiing at Bridger Bowl. The Ski area is closed for the season but is still used by many local skiers who … Continue reading

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Click It, Don’t Risk It

STEP — MAY MOBILIZATION  Media Release May 12, 2014  Seat belt enforcement hits high gear Annual “Click It, Don’t Risk It” Campaign Almost 50 law enforcement agencies across the state are adding patrols for the “Click It, Don’t Risk It” … Continue reading

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Special Olympics Torch Run

Montana Law Enforcement Torch Run® Press Release For Immediate Release                                                                                                  Contact:  Deputy Jeremy Kopp 582-2100 Law Enforcement Carry the Torch for Special Olympics Montana Montana Law Enforcement Officers and their friends have hit the streets, highways and byways of Montana.  … Continue reading

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Hike turns into an all Night Adventure

On May 4, 2014, just after midnight, the Gallatin County 911 Center received a call from a woman who reported that her friend, a 21 year old Bozeman man, was several hours overdue from an all day hiking trip in … Continue reading

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