Yellowstone County Sheriff's Office
A document filed in Yellowstone County District Court gives extensive new details on a Jan. 8 shooting that ended with the death of a 28-year-old Lockwood man after two deputies — one armed with a shotgun, the other with an AR-15 rifle — opened fire on the stolen vehicle he was driving.
An 82-year-old Alzheimer’s patient last seen Tuesday night was found dead about one mile from her home in the Heights on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Yellowstone County Sheriff’s Office.
A suspected drunken driver was charged Monday with punching a Yellowstone County sheriff’s deputy in the mouth during a weekend traffic stop.
A 42-year-old man pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges alleging he sexually abused a 10-year-old girl in 2012 and 2013.
Together with the Yellowstone County Sheriff’s Office, the Billings Police Department will hold a firearms auction from 9 a.m. to noon on Aug. 2 at the Holiday Inn, 5500 Midland Road.
The Yellowstone County Sheriff’s Office successfully pulled a Billings man from the Yellowstone River on Tuesday after he reportedly fell into the rushing waters while attempting to float down to Coulson Park on a log.
The Yellowstone County Sheriff's Office continues to investigate the area where a body was discovered on Wednesday night in Coulson Park.
There were nearly as many fatal officer-involved shootings in Yellowstone County in 2013 as the previous eight years combined. Dating back to 2005, the county saw six such incidents while there were four in a span of just seven months in 2013.
Dashboard video showing the July 5, 2013, shooting of 42-year-old Dean Randolph Jess by Yellowstone County Sheriff's Lt. Shane Skillen. Jess has escaped from the state prison in Deer Lodge days before officers attempted to arrest him.Warning: This video contains graphic language and content.
The Yellowstone County Sheriff's Office has released a sketch of the man involved in a Wednesday home invasion that spurred a modified lockdown of Lockwood School.
Lockwood School was on a modified lock-down for about three hours on Wednesday after a nearby resident reported a home invasion.
A 26-year-old Billings woman was injured Sunday after she jumped out of a moving vehicle.
A man's body was found in an irrigation ditch on Tuesday morning, and the Yellowstone County Sheriff's Office is investigating.
The Yellowstone County Sheriff’s Office is taking applications for its reserve deputy program until Jan. 6.
Yellowstone County officials have hired a second fact finder to assist in ongoing contract negotiations between the county and the sheriff's deputies' union after the first had to remove himself from the process.
A Sept. 19 story in The
Deputy Yellowstone County Coroner Chad Fehr identified a man whose body was found Monday morning near the Heights as Reno Robinson, 61.
The Yellowstone County Sheriff's Office has turned over an investigative report on a Monday altercation that landed two men in the hospital to the Yellowstone County Attorney's Office, which will decide whether to file charges.
Lockwood Fire and Rescue and the Yellowstone County Sheriff's Office are investigating a Tuesday morning fire that damaged a Lockwood mobile home.
A Billings police officer and a Yellowstone County sheriff’s deputy are on paid administrative leave while their respective departments and the Montana Department of Justice investigate reports that they were involved romantically while serving together on a federal task force.