Sheriff: David M. “Dave” Ward
Harney County, Oregon, from 2015 until 2020. This included during the time of the Occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in 2016.
Sheriff: Jack Harwell
The Waco siege, also known as the Waco massacre, was the law enforcement siege of the compound that belonged to the religious group called the Branch Davidians.
Sheriff: Bruce Whittaker
andy Weaver is arrested by Boundary County Sheriff and agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms for possessing a sawed-off shotgun. Special Report.
“Ruby Ridge” is a shorthand phrase for events that occurred in 1992 in Ruby Ridge, Idaho, after an attempt by U.S. Marshals to arrest Randall Weaver on a fugitive warrant. Deputy United States Marshals became involved in a shootout with Weaver, members of his family, and a family friend.