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  Feb. 11, 1997 describing formal police interviews
Posted by: jameson245 - 01-30-2017, 03:35 PM - Forum: Press Releases /Official statements - No Replies

Feb. 11, 1997 - Ramsey Update #26
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
2 p.m., Feb. 11, 1997
Contact:
Leslie Aaholm/Kelvin McNeill
Media Relations 303-441-3090
Ramsey Case New Release Index

Ramsey Case News Release #26
Parameters for the Conduct of
Formal Police Interviews
Since this incident began, the Boulder Police Department has articulated to counsel for the Ramsey family the parameters for the conduct of formal police interviews. These parameters are the Boulder police department's standard operating procedures. Among these typical parameters are requirements that:
  1. parties be interviewed separately;
     
  2. interviews be conducted by Boulder police detectives at a time and location conducive to a productive interview;
     
  3. the interviews be video and/or audio taped;
     
  4. the person being interviewed may be represented by legal counsel and police officers advise them of their legal rights, including the right to not talk to police, and that they may exercise their rights at any time; and
     
  5. only the individual being interviewed, their legal counsel and police be present in the room during the interview.
     
The conversations and discussions with counsel for the Ramsey family concerning a formal interview continue. However, as of this week, counsel for the family have refused to consent to the parameters for formal police interviews. The interviews with the family have not been scheduled.

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  Feb. 7, 1997 Crime Stoppers reward
Posted by: jameson245 - 01-30-2017, 03:34 PM - Forum: Press Releases /Official statements - No Replies

Feb. 07, 1997 - Ramsey Update #24
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Feb. 7, 1997
Contact:
Larry Wieda - 303-441-3327
Brad Harvey - 303-451-1146
Stacy Cornay - 303-651-6612
Ramsey Case New Release Index

Ramsey Case News Release #24
Boulder Crime Stoppers Announce
$100,000 Reward in Jonbenet Ramsey
Boulder County Crime Stoppers officials announced today that a reward fund totaling the amount of $100,000 has been established for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person or persons responsible for the murder of JonBonet Ramsey in December of 1996. Earlier reports stated that an award fund has been established by the Ramsey family in the amount of $50,000 and by a national publication in the in the amount of $50,000.
"This information is incorrect," notes Brad Harvey, co-chairman of the non-profit Crime Stoppers organization. "We have been working with the Ramsey family attorneys for the past several weeks as they worked to establish a foundation which will be responsible for the funds," he adds. The Crime Stoppers board of directors will direct the distribution of the funds and make any decisions concerning possible recipients.
The Crime Stoppers programs exist internationally and are designed to assist in solving difficult crimes. Due to the program's ability to take information anonymously, and provide rewards, the program has been very successful. The Ramsey family suggested using the program to assist with the apprehension of the person or persons responsible for the death of their daughter.
"Although this case is somewhat unusual, we hope to provide assistance that will lead to the eventual closure of the case," says Harvey. Individuals who have information that may be pertinent to the case should call the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-444-3776. All callers remain anonymous.
Note: Officer Larry Wieda is the President of Crime Stoppers International. He is recognized world wide as an authority on the program. He is the coordinator of the Boulder County Crime Stoppers program.
-CITY-

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  Feb. 5, 1997 Shreveport letter
Posted by: jameson245 - 01-30-2017, 03:33 PM - Forum: Press Releases /Official statements - No Replies

Feb. 06, 1997 - Ramsey Update #23
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Feb. 6, 1997
Contact:
Leslie Aaholm/Kelvin McNeill
Media Relations/303-441-3090
Ramsey Case New Release Index

Ramsey Case News Release #23
Police Seek Information on Author of Letter
Boulder Police today requested assistance from the Shreveport, Louisiana Police Department in attempting to locate the author of an anonymous letter sent to Boulder Police earlier this week. The letter was postmarked in late January, 1997 in Shreveport. The letter contained potentially significant information which is of interest to Boulder investigators.
Boulder Police have not determined if any field investigation trip to Louisiana will be necessary and at this point Boulder police simply want to make contact with the author of the letter to ask some follow-up questions.
The letter was one of the 600 letters Boulder Police have received regarding the Ramsey case. Police also have received over 1300 telephone calls regarding the case. These calls and letters are logged and assigned to follow-up as necessary. To date only 5% of the calls and letters have warranted some form of follow-up.
The author of this letter is asked to contact Boulder Police Detectives at 303-441-3330.
-CITY-

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  Feb. 5, 1997 expense report
Posted by: jameson245 - 01-30-2017, 03:32 PM - Forum: Press Releases /Official statements - No Replies

Feb. 05, 1997 - Ramsey Update #22
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 5, 1997
Contact:
Leslie Aaholm/Kelvin McNeill, 441-3090
Ramsey Case New Release Index

Ramsey Case News Release #22:
City Calculates Costs for Ramsey Investigation
City Manager Tim Honey today received an update on expenditures related to the Ramsey investigation. The police department has incurred expenses relating to overtime, travel and related investigative expenses.
1996 expenditures related to Ramsey case:
Item
Cost
Overtime Expenses (604.75 Hrs.)
$ 20,340.80
Travel Expenses
$ 248.38
Investigative Expense
$ 788.55
1996 Total
$ 21,377.73
 
 
1997 expenditures related to Ramsey case:
Item
Cost
Overtime Expenses
$ 40,842.79
Travel Expenses
$ 11,491.96
Investigative Expense
$ 4,251.90
1997 Total to Date
$ 56,586.65
 
The total expenditures for 1996 and for 1997,
through January 26, 1997,
are:   $ 77,964.38.
City Manager Tim Honey adds, "These figures need to be viewed within the overall context of the total Police Department budget of $14 million for 1997. The City's 1997 general fund budget for is $68 million. At this point in time, these expenditures do not necessitate any adjustment to our budget. These budgetary issues, as well as any other City budgetary issues, will be evaluated throughout the course of the year."
-CITY-

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  Feb. 4, 1997 sealing search warrants and autopsy
Posted by: jameson245 - 01-30-2017, 03:31 PM - Forum: Press Releases /Official statements - No Replies

Feb. 04, 1997 - Ramsey Update #21
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
3:30 p.m., February 4, 1997
Contact:
Leslie Aaholm/Kelvin McNeill
Media Relations/303-441-3090
Ramsey Case New Release Index

Ramsey Case News Release #21
Update for Feb. 4
  • Boulder County Judge Diane MacDonald has sealed the search warrant, affidavits, and return and inventories related to the Ramsey homicide investigation for an additional 15 days. The court-ordered seal on information related to the search warrant executed in Colorado was set to expire on Feb. 6. A copy of the court's latest order may be picked up at the Clerk of the Court's Office in the Criminal Justice Center, located at 1777 6th Street, at 6th and Canyon.
     
  • In addition, a court date of Feb. 12 at 1:30 p.m., has been set for consideration of a motion by Boulder County to seal the Coroner's autopsy report. The hearing will be held in Division 5 of the Boulder District Court in the Criminal Justice Center, located at 1777 6th Street, at 6th and Canyon.
     
Information concerning arrangements for any possible television coverage for that hearing will be provided when details are finalized.
The investigation into the death of JonBenet Ramsey continues. There have been no arrests, there are no arrests pending, and Boulder police have not named any suspects.
-CITY-

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  Jan. 24, 1997 2 of 2 wrong address in part 1
Posted by: jameson245 - 01-30-2017, 03:28 PM - Forum: Press Releases /Official statements - No Replies

Jan. 24, 1997 - Ramsey Update #20
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
3:30 p.m., Jan. 24, 1997
Contact:
Leslie Aaholm/Kelvin McNeill
Media Relations/303-441-3090
Pager 303-441-3851 pin #4060
Ramsey Case New Release Index

Ramsey Case News Release #20
CORRECTION: Fact Sheet on Investigation Statistics
Attention Media: Please disregard the item in News Release #19 concerning an address to send letters intended for the Ramsey family. The address we provided is not valid. The City of Boulder Media Relations office will provide a valid address, if available, next week. Thank you.
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  Jan. 24, 1997 1 of 2 time spent investigating, reward
Posted by: jameson245 - 01-30-2017, 03:27 PM - Forum: Press Releases /Official statements - No Replies

Jan. 24, 1997 - Ramsey Update #19
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jan. 24, 1997
Contact:
Leslie Aaholm/Kelvin McNeill
Media Relations / (303) 441-3090
Ramsey Case New Release Index

Ramsey Case News Release #19 (Revised Version)
Fact Sheet on Investigation Statistics
The following is current statistical information concerning the Boulder Police investigation in to the JonBenet Ramsey homicide. There have been no arrests in this case, there are no arrests pending and police have not named any suspects.
  • Boulder police investigators have committed more than 3,000 hours of staff time to this case. The number of staff hours committed to this case is nearly the equivalent of one and a half full-time police officers working for an entire year (one full-time is 2,080 hours per year).
     
  • Boulder police have interviewed over 90 individuals during the course of the investigation; both in Colorado and out of state.
     
  • The voicemail tip line established for this case (303-441-4310) and the Boulder County Crime Stoppers program (1-800-444-3776) have collectively received over 1,100 telephone calls since the start of the case. Five percent of these calls have necessitated some form of follow-up by police.
     
  • The Boulder County Crime Stoppers Program is coordinating a reward for up to $100,000 for information in the case. The money is being provided by the Ramsey family and others.
     
  • Boulder Police have received over 500 letters from members of the public regarding this case. Police do not have an Internet site so information is not being received through the Internet.
     
-CITY-

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  Jan. 23, 1997 no interview scheduled
Posted by: jameson245 - 01-30-2017, 03:25 PM - Forum: Press Releases /Official statements - No Replies

Jan. 23, 1997 - Ramsey Update #18
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jan. 23, 1997
Contact:
Leslie Aaholm/Kelvin McNeill
Media Relations / (303) 441-3090
Ramsey Case New Release Index

Ramsey News Release #18
The Boulder Police investigation into the death of JonBenet Ramsey continues. The investigation is moving forward according to plan. A formal interview with the Ramsey family has not been scheduled and no timeline has been established for scheduling. Police have not requested a polygraph examination of the Ramsey family.
There is a core group of 10-15 Boulder police personnel assigned full-time to the investigation. The police investigators are responsible for the day-to-day management of the case and other personnel are brought in as needed.
In addition, a daily public inventory of what test results have been completed will not be provided. Any test results returned to Boulder Police will only be discussed in a court of law.
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  Jan. 14, 1997 autopsy photos settled, John Douglas interviewed
Posted by: jameson245 - 01-30-2017, 03:24 PM - Forum: Press Releases /Official statements - No Replies

Jan. 14, 1997 - Ramsey Update #17
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jan. 14, 1997
Contact:
Leslie Aaholm/Kelvin McNeill
Media Relations / (303) 441-3090
Ramsey Case New Release Index

Ramsey Case News Release #17
Media Update for Jan. 14
The City of Boulder is pleased that Boulder County and Globe Magazine have reached a settlement concerning the unauthorized distribution of the Coroner's photographs related to the JonBenet Ramsey homicide. The City commends the County Commissioners and the County Attorney for their swift and decisive action in this matter and are grateful for their continued partnership and support.
The Boulder Police Department stresses that this matter has not distracted from the investigation or from the sole focus in this matter; finding out who is responsible for the murder of JonBenet and ensuring a successful prosecution. The homicide investigation is moving forward according to plan.
The Boulder County Crime Stoppers is coordinating a reward of up to $100,000 for information related to the homicide investigation. Under a pending agreement, the Ramsey family and others will place this reward money with the Boulder County Crime Stoppers program. The Boulder County Crime Stoppers is a non-profit corporation which assists police by anonymously gathering information on crimes.
Boulder Police have offered former FBI agent John Douglas, who has been hired by the Ramsey family, an opportunity to provide insight on the case. Mr. Douglas has been contacted and interviewed by Boulder detectives.
-CITY-

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  Jan. 13, 1997 autopsy photos made public
Posted by: jameson245 - 01-30-2017, 03:23 PM - Forum: Press Releases /Official statements - No Replies

Jan. 13, 1997 - Ramsey Update #16
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jan. 13, 1997
Contact:
Leslie Aaholm/Kelvin McNeill
Media Relations / (303) 441-3090
Pager (303) 441-3851 #4060
Ramsey Case New Release Index

Ramsey Case News Release #16
City Responds to Unauthorized Publication of Coroner Photos
The City of Boulder strongly deplores the unauthorized distribution and publication of coroner photos related to the death of JonBenet Ramsey.
Boulder Police are confident that the investigation by Boulder County Sheriff George Epp and his deputies, being conducted in cooperation with Boulder County Coroner Dr. John Meyer, will be thorough and will find who is responsible for this violation.
Boulder police believe that this unauthorized release will not impede the ongoing investigation. However, any information which becomes public or common knowledge prior to an arrest will restrict the police department's ability to confront the person(s) responsible for the homicide with specific facts in the case which would otherwise only be known to the perpetrator.
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