Locals remember elder Snider as ‘quiet guy … who got along with everybody’

RANGELY | Wes Torsell had only good things to say about his neighbor Jerry Snider Sr. Torsell lived next door to Snider Sr. on Darius Avenue in Rangely.

Rangely resident found dead in home, son charged with first-degree murder

RANGELY | A 50-year-old Rangely man – Jerry Snider Sr. – was found dead in his home Friday, and his son is in custody and has been charged with first-degree murder.

Police Blotter: June 19-25

Law enforcement activity for June 19-25, 2009, includes:

Rio Blanco County On Patrol

Friday, June 12 MPD-12:02 a.m.-Theft at 990 Market St., Meeker RPD-12:07 a.m.-Assist CSP at 5000 Hwy 64, Rangely

Law Enforcement Blotter: May 29-June4

Law enforcement activity for May 29-June 4

Law Enforcement Blotter: May 22-28

Law enforcement activity for May 22-28, 2009

April incidents up 17.3 percent

RBC — Incidents reported to the Rio Blanco County Sheriff’s Office significantly increased during April 2009, with a 17.3 percent increase in activity compared to April 2008.

Law Enforcement Activity: May 15-21

Activity for May 15-21, 2009

Police Blotter: Activity for May 8-14

Law Enforcement Activity for May 8-14

Slide Show: Officials practice emergency response for County Road 5 accident

RBC — On Thursday, May 7, Rio Blanco Emergency Manager John Hutchins invited law enforcement, EMS and Fire from Rio Blanco County and neighboring counties, as well as representatives of industry.

County incidents increase slight 4.3 percent in March

RBC — The combined incidents for the Rio Blanco County Sheriff’s Office and the Meeker Police Department modestly increased during March 2009, with a 4.3 percent increase in activity compared to March 2008.

On Patrol: Sheriff, police activity for April 17-23

Law enforcement activity for April 17-23