Law enforcement investigating Douglas County school board members over allegations of perjury

Colorado Community Media: Allegations that two Douglas County School Board directors committed perjury have been referred for investigation to the 18th Judicial District Attorney’s Office and the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.

A statement from District Attorney John Kellner confirms that law enforcement is looking into the alleged perjury by school board directors Mike Peterson and Christy Williams.

“The 18th Judicial District Attorney’s Office has received multiple inquiries from citizens regarding allegations of perjury by members of the Douglas County Board of Education,” Kellner said. “The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is aware of the allegations and currently has an open investigation. That agency will review the matter and if appropriate, will forward the case to our office for further review.”

Cocha Heyden, a spokesperson for the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, said they “have received information about the situation.”

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