Monthly Archives: May 2018

Current Scam Alert

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office has received a number of citizen complaints regarding several scams that are occurring within Gallatin County. The first scam involves a caller claiming to be a Captain with the sheriff’s office and informs the person … Continue reading

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Spring Run-off Eats Kayaks

  The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office would like to remind everyone to please use extra caution while enjoying rivers and streams during the high water and spring run-off period. Our rivers and streams are running very fast with increased volume … Continue reading

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Meagher County Dam Failure

          Release:  180511-01 Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, (406) 582-2395 Meagher County Dam Failure Maudlow, MT – A dam on an irrigation reservoir located just South of US12 in Meagher County has breached.  This will affect the water … Continue reading

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Badger Creek Dam Failure

This is a message from Gallatin County Emergency Management for the residents along Sixteenmile Creek. The Badger Creek Dam in Meagher County near US 12 has breached and significantly increased the water discharge. Badger Creek becomes Battle Creek and empties … Continue reading

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Drug Take Back Event A Success

May 07, 2018 Contact: DEA Public Affairs (202) 307-7977 DEA brings in record number of unused pills during 15th annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Federal, state and local partners collect close to one million pounds across the country … Continue reading

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Press Briefing Tuesday Before Montana Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony

(Gallatin County, Mont) The Montana Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony is tomorrow at 1:00 at the Commons. Gallatin County Sheriff Brian Gootkin, Bozeman Police Chief Steve Crawford, Montana Highway Patrol Colonel Tom Butler, and Attorney General Tim Fox will be available … Continue reading

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Montana Law Enforcement Memorial Schedule

(Gallatin County, Mont) The Montana Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony is Tuesday. In the morning, there will be a procession through the memorial sites for Deputy Mason Moore and Trooper David Dalaittre and then through Three Forks. There will be traffic … Continue reading

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Montana Law Enforcement Torch Run

  Montana Law Enforcement Officers and their friends have hit the streets, highways and byways of Montana.  In addition to fulfilling their duties of enforcing speed limits, maintaining order and keeping our state safe, they are fulfilling another type of … Continue reading

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Body of Missing Doctor Found

Saturday, April 28, Gallatin County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue recovered the remains of Dr. Patrick J. Fitzpatrick, of Bismarck, ND. His vehicle was discovered stuck in a field south of Willow Creek on July 4, 2015.  At that time searchers combed … Continue reading

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