Monthly Archives: January 2018

Dangerous Road Conditions on I90

The Fort Ellis Fire Department agrees with the Bozeman Pedestrian and Traffic Safety Committee in calling for a reduced speed limit on I90 from the top of Bozeman Pass to Belgrade, says Mike Cech, Chief of the Fort Ellis Fire … Continue reading

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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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Arrest Made in Belgrade Shooting

All Citizens, The entire team of officers working this investigation would like to report that an Arrest Warrant was issued this afternoon and served in Bozeman, Montana. Officers Arrested: Joseph Paul DeWise, 46 y.o.a. ,  male resident of Bozeman, Montana … Continue reading

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Update: Belgrade Shooting Incident

Citizens of Belgrade and the Gallatin Valley, The Belgrade Police Department responded to a shooting incident on Idaho Street in Belgrade on January 7, 2018 at approximately 9:00 a.m. Upon arrival officers entered and located two victims. One victim was deceased and … Continue reading

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Snowmobilers Helped out of Lionshead

(West Yellowstone, Mont.) On 01/07/2018 at  3:47 p.m. a forest service law enforcement officer was contacted at Lionshead Trailhead by a wayward snowmobiler who said his three companions had entered an area that he was uncomfortable riding in because of the … Continue reading

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Shooting Victim Identified

(Bozeman, Mont.) The Office of the Sheriff/Coroner identified the victim of the shooting in Belgrade as 35 year old Lauren Walder Dewise of Bozeman.  The case is being investigated by the Belgrade Police Department.  

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Belgrade Shooting

(Belgrade, Mont.) At 9:00 A.M. Belgrade Police were dispatched to the 1300 block of Idaho Street for a reported shooting.  Police and Fire units found one person deceased and one person injured both from apparent gun shot wounds.  The injured … Continue reading

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Snowmobilers Rescued from Lions Head

(Gallatin County, Mont.)  On Saturday January 6, 2018 at 7:16 pm., the West Yellowstone Police Department Dispatch center received a 911 call reporting two lost and stuck snowmobilers. A 47 year old male from North Carolina reported that he and … Continue reading

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Avalanche Fatality near Cabin Creek

(Gallatin County, Mont.) On January 2, 2018 at 4:49 p.m. Gallatin County dispatch received a report of an avalanche with a person injured. The initial location was reported as Cabin Creek Campground however, GPS coordinates indicated the location was in … Continue reading

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