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Zordel Replaces Trowbridge as County Undersheriff

Zordel Replaces Trowbridge as County Undersheriff

Ron Trowbridge has resigned to take the position of Director with the Hotline County Connection effective October 20, 2014. I have appointed Sam Zordel to the position of Undersheriff effective October 20, 2014.  Sam has been with the Prowers County Sheriff’s Office since September 21, 1996.  He started in the jail as a detention deputy, went to […]

New Police Department for Holly??

New Police Department for Holly??

 Trustees Discuss Options  What would be the cost to the community to establish a town police department for Holly?  For the past several years, the Prowers County Sheriff’s Office has been under contract to the Town of Holly for routine patrols for a forty hour week.  “I don’t think we’re getting the coverage we need,” […]

Faull Makes Endorsements for Sheriff

Faull Makes Endorsements for Sheriff

  Media Release – January 22, 2014  I have been asked by numerous people who I am going to endorse for Sheriff in the 2014 election. I have given this topic a lot of thought.  Over the past 15 years I have worked hard to make the Prowers County Sheriff’s Office a professional and respected […]

 Concealed Weapons Permits Increasing in Prowers County

Concealed Weapons Permits Increasing in Prowers County

  Gun safety and legislation regulating their ownership and registration have been one of the foremost discussions in this country since the re-election of President Obama and the slaughter of 20 children in Connecticut.  Gun sales are up across the country and Prowers County has followed suit with a noticeable increase in requests for concealed […]

County Fire Ban Ordinance Being Reviewed, Hospice Fundraiser Receives Special Events Permit

County Fire Ban Ordinance Being Reviewed, Hospice Fundraiser Receives Special Events Permit

    Action on the revised fire ban for Prowers County has been tabled, pending a look at the penalty aspect of the ordinance by Jennifer Swanson, District Attorney for the 15th Judicial District.  During discussion on the first reading of the ordinance, Prowers County Attorney, John Lefferdink, suggested the district attorney review the revisions […]

Prowers County Drafting Fireworks/Fire Ban Ordinance

Prowers County Drafting Fireworks/Fire Ban Ordinance

Governor Hickenlooper’s executive order from June 14, prohibiting open burning and private use of fireworks throughout Colorado, will not impact the municipal fireworks displays for Lamar Holly and Granada, according to Prowers County Sheriff, Jim Faull.  The sheriff and Staffon Warn, Prowers County Rural Fire Chief, discussed the order regarding the approaching holiday with the commissioners […]

Prowers County Sheriff February 2012 Report

Prowers County Sheriff February 2012 Report

The Prowers County Sheriff’s Office responded to 301 calls for service this past February, with 158 from Lamar, 44 from Holly, 16 from Wiley and 76 from the county.   Lamar reported seven DUI’s, eighteen warrant arrests, 49 jail related calls and four traffic accidents.  There were five traffic accidents reported from Holly, one theft, two […]

Congressional Update from Cory Gardner

Congressional Update from Cory Gardner

Jobs and the national economy still top the list of congressional discussions, according to U.S. Congressman Cory Gardner, speaking to a gathering at the Community Center this Tuesday in Wiley. “This is the 31st consecutive month that our national unemployment rate has been above 8%,” he said. Gardner noted that he’s conducting his 53rd Town […]