Police Blotter

02/16/2018  -  Friday

17:59 Disturbance Red Lodge Someone just punched caller’s car and dented it. Male left but caller knows where he lives. Suspect agreed to pay for damages.

19:18 Citizen Assist Red Lodge Someone piled a bunch of snow in front of caller’s house, making it difficult to Park. This is an ongoing problem.

02/17/2018  -  Saturday

08:21 Littering / Trash Red Lodge The neighbors have been putting their trash out next to caller’s trash can or leaving it in the alley. Animals keep getting into it and leaving the trash all over the place.

19:41 Missing Person East Rosebud Caller’s son and two friends went up e rosebud / were to be back by 20:00 hrs / roads in very bad condition. Deputy found a vehicle off the rd / was relatives & friends of missing people. Deputy went farther and found another vehicle stuck in the middle of the rd that belonged to the missing persons. SAR paged. Missing people located by an area resident / they had taken refuge in a cabin.

23:45 Scams Caller is being threatened by someone on Facebook. They were trying to make him pay $5000 to keep them from posting fraudulent information about him. Deputy spoke to caller / adv it is a scam.

02/18/2018  -  Sunday

00:15 Motor Veh. Crash, Non-Injury Bridger area Some young people woke up the caller asking to use their phone to call a parent. They said they went off the rd. Caller believes them to be intoxicated. Deputy located the wrecked vehicle way off the road. Driver brought in on suspicion of DUI.

05:06 Parking Red Lodge 3 Citations issued for parking issues.

05:09 Motor Veh. Crash, Non-Injury HWY 78 A vehicle is about 30 feet off the north side of the road. They are trying to drive out of the ditch.

10:56 Threats / Harassment


Red Lodge Male would like police assistance in making his kids’ mother let him see them. She is sending him threatening texts.

12:04 Motor Veh. Crash, Non-Injury Bridger area HWY 310 A vehicle slid off the road / No injuries or road blockage. They caused some damage to a highway sign and to their vehicle.

13:18 Animal/Dog Bite Laurel area of CC On Thursday a child was bit in the face by a dog at a CC daycare.

16:57 Assist Other Agency Yellowstone County A deputy assisted in helping a YC Deputy get unstuck.

20:52 Assist Other Agency Park County Wyoming- Sunlight Basin Rd. Caller’s son went snowmobiling with some friends and he isn’t home yet. They were going to top of the world. Adv to call Park County WY.


Upcoming Events

  • Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Now Group meets at the Bridger United Methodist Church, 222 W. Broadway (west entrance of church) Tuesday at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Meets every Thursday, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Red Lodge Area Community Foundation, 122 S. Hauser. It is open to all. 425- 1755.
  • Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.
  • Friday, July 26, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Rock Creek Group meets Tuesdays and Saturdays at 8 a.m. and Wednesdays and Fridays at 7 p.m. at Calvary Church, 9 N Villard, Red Lodge.
  • Monday, July 29, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Now Group meets at the Bridger United Methodist Church, 222 W. Broadway (west entrance of church) Tuesday at 7 p.m.

The Carbon County News

Street Address:

11 N. Broadway, Red Lodge, MT 59068

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 970, Red Lodge, MT 59068

Phone: 406-446-2222

Fax: 406-446-2225

Toll-Free: 800-735-8843

Open: Monday-Friday, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.