Denver police searching for semi that damaged bridges in hit, hit, hit and run

By: Kirk Mitchell, The Denver Post

Police are searching for a white semi-tractor trailer that damaged three bridges Thursday afternoon in a hit, hit, hit and run.

Three lanes of northbound Interstate 25 were closed after a semi-tractor...

Colorado bail increased for ex-New Mexico school official

By: The Associated Press

DENVER — A judge has increased bail for a former New Mexico school administrator facing separate child sexual abuse and assault cases in Colorado.

Denver District Judge Brian Whitney on Thursday set Jason...

Colorado Springs man gets 60-year sentence for murdering wife in front of son


A Colorado Springs man on Wednesday was sentenced to 60 years in prison for brutally murdering his wife in front of their 12-year-old son last year.

Alicia Montoya's daughter, parents, aunt and friend...

Man wanted in South Carolina club shooting arrested in Colorado Springs

By: The Associated Press

ORANGEBURG, S.C. — A man accused of killing one person and injuring three others outside an Orangeburg nightclub has been arrested in Colorado.

Orangeburg County sheriff's spokesman Richard Walker said in a...

Colorado Springs police officer back on the job after acquittal


A veteran Colorado Springs police officer who was acquitted Tuesday of criminal trespassing has returned to work, Lt. Catherine Buckley, a police spokeswoman, said Wednesday.

Police said Sgt. Bradley Pratt...

Tanker truck fire shuts down I-25 north of Monument

By: News services

A tanker truck hauling jet fuel caught fire Wednesday afternoon and ignited a fast-growing grass blaze, causing lengthy traffic delays on Interstate 25 south of Castle Rock between County Line and Tomah roads.


Ex-New Mexico school administrator booked into Colorado jail

By: The Associated Press

DENVER — A former Albuquerque, New Mexico, school administrator who faces child sex abuse charges in Colorado has been booked into a Denver jail a day after a judge issued a warrant for his arrest.


Judge sentences James Holmes to life, orders him out of courtroom

By: Sadie Gurman, Associated Press

CENTENNIAL — James Holmes feels remorse for his deadly attack on a Colorado movie theater, but his mental illness and medications make it hard for him to express it, his mother told a judge in an impromptu apology...