Accolades and coverage pour in for the late Bob Braudis
Local legend and former Pitkin County Sheriff Bob Braudis passed away from natural causes at home in Aspen on Friday. He was 77.
Braudis, who served as sheriff for nearly 25 years, was known for his community-based, restorative-justice approach to law enforcement and for being a proponent for decriminalizing marijuana.
In the wake of Braudis' passing, family, friends and colleagues have come together to share their stories of “the philosopher king of Aspen,” as his friend DJ Watkins called him.
Here are some stories about Braudis' passing:
Aspen Daily News
Here are some archived stories about Braudis: