All fire restrictions on unincorporated private and state lands in Garfield County are being lifted at 12:01 a.m. on May 27. Fire potential and conditions are still being monitored in Garfield County
The annual Law Enforcement Torch Run and a memorial service honoring all first responders, including fire personnel, EMTs and law enforcement officers, who lost their lives in the line of duty in the previous year, has been canceled due to concerns over COVID-19. The Garfield County Sheriff’s Office is looking forward to 2021, when this public forum and torch run, which honors Special Olympians from around the world, returns.
The Garfield County Sheriff’s Office K9 officers are receiving bullet and stab protective vests thanks to a charitable donation from an Illinois nonprofit organization, Vested Interest in K9s