If you have any information about these crimes or any person(s) involved, you are urged to call Crime Stoppers at 443-2000 or submit a Web Tip .  You do not have to give your name.  CRIME STOPPERS will pay a cash reward of up to $1000 and you can remain anonymous. 

Suspicious male (2015/06/30)

On 06/30/15 at approximately 1249 hrs., Officers were dispatched to the area of Sandpiper and Blackhawk for a report of a male inside their residence.  The male had entered the residence while they were not at home.  Upon seeing the owners, the male fled the residence.  The male was described as 16-17 years of age, approximately 5’07”, thin build, and having heavy facial acne.  The male was wearing a baseball hat with a red bill, a white t-shirt with print on the front, and tan cargo shorts.

In talking with residents in the neighborhood, a couple of residents advised that a male matching that description had been selling door to door.  None of the residents that Officers spoke with had purchased anything from the male.

It is unknown if this is the same male or if the male was legitimately selling items.   It is unknown if this male was selling items or looking for residences where no one was home.  Just be cautious of what is going on around you, what people may be trying to sell you, and who you are letting in to your home.  



AAA Storage Burglary (2014/11/10)

On 10/29/14, at 1922 hrs., an Officer was dispatched to 620 W. Custer, AAA Storage for a report of a theft that occurred at approximately 2100 hrs. on October 28th. The complainant advised that two vehicles and multiple suspects entered the locked yard using a pass code. Once inside the yard, they entered various storage units and removed multiple items. The suspects also took at silver 2014 Canam Max 650XT ATV with Montana license BDZ 193. The ATV was driven out of the storage yard.

The suspect vehicles are described as a dark colored, possibly black Nissan pick up truck and a dark colored, possibly dark green Jeep Cherokee with chrome grill covers over the rear tail lights.

Anyone with information concerning this crime or any crime, please contact the Helena Police Department at 406-447-8461 or if you wish to remain anonymous, contact Helena Crime Stoppers at 406-443-2000 or at www.helenacs.com
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Theft of Cowboy statue (2014/11/04)

On 11/4/14 at1535 hours, an Officer was dispatched to Drae’s Casino for a report of a theft. The theft occurred on October 27, 2014 at approx. 0307 hours, a wooden cowboy statue that sits out in front of the casino was taken. The suspect vehicle that was involved in the theft is described as a dark colored Chevy Blazer (model year possibility 1995-2005) with gray rocker panels. Two unknown males exit the Blazer and grab the wooden cowboy statue. These two males load the statue into their vehicle and leave the area. Any information on this theft, please contact the Helena Police Department at 442-3233, Crimestoppers at 443-2000, or www.helenacs.com See More
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Jefferson County Arson Investigation (2014/09/12)

Office of the

SHERIFF / CORONER

JEFFERSON COUNTY

P.O. Box 588 Boulder, Montana 59632

  Phone (406) 225-4075 Fax (406) 225-4145

Sheriff Craig Doolittle                                                                                  Undersheriff Mike Johnson

 

 

In the early morning hours of Wednesday, August 27th, 2014, law enforcement officers from Jefferson County, Lewis and Clark County and the Helena Police Department responded to a vehicle fire in the South Hills. During the investigation, officers found one vehicle fully engulfed in flames and later found a storage building had been entered and another vehicle set on fire. As a result of the fire, significant damage occurred to vehicles and other items inside the storage building. Investigators have recovered numerous pieces of physical evidence from the scene that is being analyzed. Witnesses described seeing a Caucasian adult male possibly in his 20’s and of average height and build near the scene of the fire moments before law enforcement was contacted. If you have any information about this crime, please contact the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 406-225-4075 or the Helena Area Crime Stoppers.

 

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office

Boulder, Mt. 59632

 

Dispatch   (406) 225-4075

FAX         (406) 225-4145

 



Pre Release Escape (2014/02/09)

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Douglas William Jensen has been reported as an escapee/walkway from the Helena Pre-release Center.

Jensen, 21 YOA, is described as 5`05", 150 pounds, with blond/strawberry hari, and brown eyes.

Anyone with information about Douglas Jensencan submit an annonymous tip through this website or call Crimestoppers at 443-2000.



Stolen Antique Fire Hydrant (2013/11/20)

Stolen Fire Hydrant - A fire hydrant attached to the front steps was stolen from the Montana Firefighter`s Union on N Montana Ave across from the Capital.  If someone sees someone with a hydrant like the one pictured, it was torn off the structure by unknown suspects using a vehicle.  The Complainant is unsure of the actual cost of the fire hydrant, but told police the hydrant was used by the City of Great Falls many, many years ago and may not be replaceable.

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Animal Cruelty (2013/10/21)

The Lewis & Clark County Sheriff`s Office is looking for any information regarding a dog who had been shot with an archery arrow in the area of Park Drive and Stuart Street on the trail head of the south hills off of Park Drive. This occurred the early morning of Thursday, October 17. The dog is a 9 year old brown female Wire Haired Griffon about 45 lbs. The dog was shot with a Gold Tip XT Hunter arrow with what appears to be a Zwickey Judo Unloseable Miracle Point (used for small game).

 

Anyone having information leading to an arrest of the person or persons responsible for this theft can submit an anonymous tip though this web site or by calling Crime Stoppers at 443-2000. 



Burglary/Theft of firearms (2013/08/21)

On August 21, 2013 a cabin was burglarized near the Nelson/York area. Numerous guns and ammunition were stolen from the cabin. The majority of the guns stolen had serial numbers and they have been are entered into the national data base as stolen. Below is a list of the stolen guns.

1)Tuarus Judge 2 1/2 SS BBL 45/410 with holster

2) Glock 17- 9 mm with holster

3) 12 GA pump Mossberg 500 (wood stock with sling)

4) Springfield .45 auto with holster

5)16 GA Hopkins & Allen double barrel "hammer gun"

6) Savage .338 Lapua Model #110FCP

7) 22 Hornet bolt action with scope model #340 (under scope mount)

8) 22 Bersa Semi-auto (Thunder 22)

9)Arsenal SLR-106U pistol with 2 clips

10) Marlin 336 RC lever action with scope 30-30

Numerous boxes of assorted ammunition.

Also stolen were numerous fishing items and collection of knives. A partial list of the knives are as follows:

1) 2 cherry handle buck straight backs

2) 2 black Buck Specials

3) 1 buck "Kalinga"

4) Scharde Sharp Fingers

5)Schrade Deer Slayers

6)Kershaw "Leek" folders

7)Case "Ross Lock"

8)K-Bar Precision Hunters

If anyone has purchased any of these items or has any information about this case please submit a tip through this website, call crime stoppers at 443-2000 or contact Detective Dan O`Malley at 447-8243.



Storage Unit Burglary (2012/12/17)

On December 17, 2012,  a storage unit located directly behind Titan Rental, at 3806 Old Highway 12 East in East Helena MT, was burglarized. The initial investigation done by the Lewis and Clark Sheriff’s Office leads them to believe the items were stolen around 4:00 am.

The Victim had approximately $15,000.00 in property, stolen from their personal storage unit.  The stolen property descriptions are as follows; a green Hitachi rebar bender; a silver in color commercial Rigid pipe threader; a Greenle 1813 pipe bender located in a large green gang box; 2 smaller green metal boxes containing a hydraulic pump and tools for the pipe bender, two red bags containing electric grounding cables for large equipment.  Anyone having information leading to an arrest of the person or persons responsible for this theft can submit an anonymous tip though this web site or by calling Crime Stoppers at 443-2000.  

Lewis and Clark County Sheriff’s Office case # LC121572

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Armed Robbery (2011/06/20)

At about 12:30am on June 20, 2011, a lone male armed with a handgun entered the Suds Hut Rar and Casino and committed a armed robbery where he obtained an undisclosed amount of money.  The male who was described as standing approximately 5`10" to 6`00", with a medium build weighing approximately 170 - 180 pounds.  Dressed in black clothing that covered his entire body.  Anyone having information regarding this crime or any other crimes in the Helena Area are encouraged to make an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers.  The first to give information leading to the arrest of the person/s responsible may be eligible for a cash reward up to $1000.00.  You can contact Crime Stoppers by calling 443-2000 or on this web site.
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On 11/4/14 at1535 hours, an Officer was dispatched to Drae’s Casino for a report of a ...theft. The theft occurred on October 27, 2014 at approx. 0307 hours, a wooden cowboy statue that sits out in front of the casino was taken. The suspect vehicle that was involved in the theft is described as a dark colored Chevy Blazer (model year possibility 1995-2005) with gray rocker panels. Two unknown males exit the Blazer and grab the wooden cowboy statue. These two males load the statue into their vehicle and leave the area. Any information on this theft, please contact the Helena Police Department at 442-3233, Crimestoppers at 443-2000, or www.helenacs.com
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On 11/4/14 at1535 hours, an Officer was dispatched to Drae’s Casino for a report of a ...theft. The theft occurred on October 27, 2014 at approx. 0307 hours, a wooden cowboy statue that sits out in front of the casino was taken. The suspect vehicle that was involved in the theft is described as a dark colored Chevy Blazer (model year possibility 1995-2005) with gray rocker panels. Two unknown males exit the Blazer and grab the wooden cowboy statue. These two males load the statue into their vehicle and leave the area. Any information on this theft, please contact the Helena Police Department at 442-3233, Crimestoppers at 443-2000, or www.helenacs.com
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