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Two men are in custody after multiple Washakie County law enforcement agencies responded to a “critical incident” in Bighorn National Forest on Tuesday night. At 9:40 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 14, the Washakie County Sheriff’s Office and Worland Police Department announced the closure of the entirety of Highway 16 between Ten Sleep and Buffalo. The…

Cody residents can show their support for local law enforcement officers with a poignant gesture: shining a blue light at their homes. The Cody Police Department and Park County Sheriff’s Office are participating in Project Blue Light. A nationwide effort, Project Blue Light recognizes law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty…

The Cody Police Department is once again asking for public assistance in identifying two at-large vehicle burglars, “caught in the act” on the north side of town. Another wave of vehicle burglary has been reported in Cody and the Cody Police Department is searching for the culprits. This time, the targeted area was the 3000…

Thanks to local generosity, Park County deputies have better protection while they work to protect our communities. The Park County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division Deputies were presented with new Angel Armor body Armor, provided by the Organization SHIELD 616 in partnership with local community donors. Roughly $2,400 per Patrol Deputy was donated to provide each…

An accident in front of Eastside Elementary School was an injury-free incident of driver inattention – not another violation of school zone laws in Cody. Around 10 a.m. Wednesday morning, the Cody Police Department responded to a vehicle accident scene at 16th Street and Salisbury Avenue. This placed it right in front of Eastside Elementary…

The Park County Sheriff’s Office released the details of the multi-agency vehicle pursuit and the inter-agency cooperation used to stop a rogue suspect. On Tuesday, March 16, Cody-area Facebook pages were buzzing with news of a cross-county car chase, with multiple Park County law enforcement officers pursuing a speeding SUV. Details, however, were scarce. Later…

Local law enforcement officers are pledging to cite Cody drivers for violating the law and not observing the right procedures when a school bus tells them to stop. The Cody Police Department released a YouTube video on Wednesday, March 4, in partnership with Park County School District #6. Their goal is to draw awareness to…

Update (6:00 p.m. Feb. 2 2021): Only a few hours after requesting the public’s assistance, the Cody Police Department has detained a person of interest in the wave of vehicle burglaries reported in Cody – and they had some help above and beyond what was expected. On Monday, February 1, 2021, at approximately 9:30 P.M.,…

Local law enforcement got an early Christmas gift this year – a high-end sniper rifle.  The Park County Sheriff’s Office has added a LaRue OBR (Optimized Battle Rifle) sniper rifle in their arsenal. But this gift wasn’t delivered by Santa Claus – it was a donation from LaRue Tactical.  LaRue, according to their website,  is…

The recent cold weather slowed things down, but Phase 2 of the Sheridan Avenue rehabilitation project is still moving forward and on track to stay on schedule. Cody Beers, WYDOT Public Relations Specialist, says the recent sub-zero temperatures delayed their efforts a few days. Forecasts call for consistently higher temperatures this week and beyond, so…


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