Monthly Archives: May 2019

Violent Offender Task Force Warrant Operation Media Event

In May 2019, members of local law enforcement, along with the US Marshals’ Montana Violent Offender Task Force, conducted Operation Spring Sweep. This was a coordinated multi-agency operation to apprehend violent fugitives with the goal of reducing violent crime in … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Missing 81 year old Man in Belgrade – Located

Update: May 30, 2019                          BELGRADE POLICE DEPARTMENT UPDATE On May 29, 2019 at 10:36 p.m. the Belgrade Police Department received a report of a missing 81 year old … Continue reading

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Missing Elderly Subject

This message is being issued by the Belgrade Police Department. The Belgrade Police Department is searching for a missing 81 year old male with dementia and other medical issues who walked away from his house on Cruiser Lane in Belgrade. … Continue reading

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Community Crisis Response Program Starts Up

(Gallatin County, Mont) Gallatin County law enforcement and mental health services are coming together to provide better services to individuals with mental health emergencies. Community Crisis Response is a collaborative program between Western Montana Mental Health Center, Gallatin County Sheriff’s … Continue reading

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Community Crisis Response Media Event

Sheriff Brian Gootkin, Bozeman Police Chief Steve Crawford, Belgrade Police Chief EJ Clark, and Michael Foust of Western Montana Mental Health Center will hold a press conference on the community’s new collaborative program to address mental health crises more effectively. … Continue reading

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Gallatin Local Water Quality District launches online interactive water quality map

The Gallatin Local Water Quality District (GLWQD) has launched an online interactive map where citizens can view water information. This map, developed by the Gallatin County GIS Department shows water quality results for thousands of locations in Gallatin County. It … Continue reading

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Gallatin County Commission to consider support of Forest Plan revision recommendations

At their May 21 public meeting, Gallatin County Commissioners will consider sending a letter in support of the Gallatin Forest Partnership’s proposal as part of the Custer Gallatin Forest Plan Revision process. U.S. Forest Service officials are working on revising … Continue reading

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Missing Man Located

(Gallatin County, Mont) Today, with the help of family and friends, the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office located Jon Keltner up Leverich Canyon. The Gallatin County Coroner has investigated the death and closed the investigation. The area will be open to … Continue reading

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Leverich Trails Open

(Gallatin County, Mont) Leverich Canyon and connecting trails are open. They may be closed again next weekend, so please plan your hiking and biking adventures accordingly. Thank you to everyone who respected this weekend’s closure.

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Sunday Area Closure

(Gallatin County, Mont.) Sunday May 12, 2019 Leverich Canyon trail head and connecting trails are again closed to the public to assist Sheriff’s Search and Rescue on a missing person search.  Sheriff Gootkin and the Custer Gallatin National Forest appreciate … Continue reading

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