Monthly Archives: April 2015

Headwaters Search Update Thursday 6:00 P.M.

(Gallatin County, Mont.) The search for the 8 year old girl lost in the river ended it’s forth full day Thursday.  Searchers from Gallatin County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue assisted by a Park County Sheriff’s boat and the Highway Patrol … Continue reading

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Headwaters Search Update

(Gallatin County, Mont.)  Tuesday’s search included 4 dog teams, 2 helicopters, 12 ground searchers, 4 divers and 4 boats.  Assisting were searchers from Flathead, Madison and Lewis and Clark Counties.  Today’s effort will have 3 boats with divers, side scan … Continue reading

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Search Continues for Missing 8 year old

(Gallatin County, Mont.) 48 Searches worked to locate the 8 year old girl that went into the headwaters of the Missouri River Sunday evening.  Sheriff’s Search managers concentrated on the area last seen as well as possible locations downstream.  Today’s effort … Continue reading

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Telephone Scam

  The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office has received a number of complaints from citizens regarding a scam that is occurring within Gallatin County. The caller informs the person who answers that they have criminal charges pending and to send money … Continue reading

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Headwaters Search

At approximately 7:30 PM on Sunday, April 19, 2015, the Gallatin County 911 Center was called and advised that an 8-year-old girl had fallen into the river while playing at the Headwaters State Park.  The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office, Gallatin … Continue reading

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Vehicle Versus Pedestrian Hit and Run

On April 17, 2015 at approximately 5:50 pm, Belgrade Police Officers responded to a reported collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian. The crash occurred on private property, on a vacant lot near the intersection of Jackrabbit Lane and Happy Lane. The incident … Continue reading

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Sheriff/Coroner Identifies Fatality from Big Sky

( Gallatin County, Mont.) On April 14th, 2015, 28 year old Kerri McKinney of Big Sky, Montana was struck by a motor vehicle. Blunt force injuries suffered during the incident led to her death.  This incident is currently under investigation … Continue reading

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Bozeman Man Killed During Avalanche

(Big Sky, Mont.) Sheriff and Coroner Brian Gootkin reports that Saturday at 1:30 P.M., Sheriff’s Search and Rescue Units at Big Sky were dispatched to an Avalanche Rescue near the Hanging Garden on Beehive Peak North of Big Sky.  Witness reports indicate that … Continue reading

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Montana Law Enforcement Torch Run 2015

Montana Law Enforcement Torch Run® Press Release   For Immediate Release                                                                                                  Contact:  Sergeant 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 … Continue reading

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Belgrade School Bus Crash

On Monday, April 6, 2015 at approximately 3:55pm, Belgrade Police Officers, as well as personnel from the Belgrade City/Central Valley Fire District and American Medical Response, responded to a report of a pickup versus School Bus crash at the intersection … Continue reading

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