Sheriff Lance FitzGerald

Sheriff recall moves forward with bipartisan support

Ninety petitions to gather signatures to hold Ouray County’s first recall election are circulating, with bipartisan volunteers pushing to collect double the signatures needed to ask voters whether they want to remove Sheriff Lance FitzGerald from office.

Petition to recall sheriff OK'd

A recall petition to remove Ouray County Sheriff Lance FitzGerald from office has been approved. Petition circulators now have 60 days to gather signatures to move forward with an election

Troubles deepen for sheriff

Police investigated an alcohol-fueled disturbance involving Ouray County Sheriff Lance FitzGerald during a law enforcement convention in Loveland last week. According to records from the City of Loveland, which the

Sheriff accused of drunk driving

The Ouray County sheriff was arrested by one of his own deputies on suspicion of driving under the influence last week, after he was found to have a breath-alcohol level