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Catalog Number 2008.010.244
Object Name Negative, Roll Film
Title Sheriff's Department Comm van explosion
Date 1974
Description Black and white photograph of the remains of the Jefferson County Colorado Sheriff's Department Mobile Communications van after suffering an explosion from domestic terrorists. The van was parked in the driveway of a Reserve Deputy Sheriff in a suburb of South Jefferson County. The front of the home sustained significant damage. The photo depicts investigations seeking evidence. Later investigations revealed a possible suspect: Cameron David Bishop who had recently attacked local government equipmeent, including the Golden animal control truck and electricity grid located on Jefferson County Parkway and 10th Street, to further his views of civil disobedience.
Copyright All rights belong to Golden History Museums, City of Golden without restriction.
Collection Permanent-Dennis L. Potter
Credit line Golden History Museums, City of Golden, Dennis L. Potter Collection
Caption Sheriff's Department Comm van explosion
Search Terms Jefferson County Sheriff's Posse
Jefferson County Sheriffs Department