More Crime Articles

  • Man dead after incident at Pueblo bar

    KKTV
    Updated: Thu, Sep 11, 2014

    A night at the Pixie Inn in Pueblo ended violently for bar patrons after a man was fatally injured. Pueblo police initially told Gazette news partners KKTV 11 News a man was stabbed outside the bar early Thursday morning, but have since walked back on that and now say it was either a...

  • Colorado Springs police searching for man suspected of deadly child abuse

    by lisa walton lisa.walton@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Sep 11, 2014

    A toddler who died of suspected child abuse Sunday reportedly suffered a brain bleed and had multiple bruises on her body, according to court documents. Police are searching for 23-year-old Kevin Diaz, who is suspected in her death. Emergency personnel found the 2-year-old,...

  • Colorado Springs parents accused of child abuse

    By andrea sinclair andrea.sinclair@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    A husband and wife were held at the El Paso County jail Wednesday on accusations of abusing their 13-year-old son, according to Colorado Springs police. Grant Clayton Idle, 54, was arrested on suspicion of crimes against an at-risk juvenile and child abuse resulting in serious bodily...

  • Man sentenced to life in prison for Colorado Springs killing, robbery

    by lisa walton lisa.walton@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    After more than two years of delays and frustration, the family of a man found stabbed and strangled in a room at a Colorado Springs motel room has received closure. Santos Joseph Torres, one of two people convicted in the murder of 59-year-old Michael Ramirez, was sentenced...

  • Media: Allow cameras at Colorado theater shooting trial

    Associated Press
    Updated: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    DENVER — Attorneys for news organizations said there is no evidence that courtroom cameras would intimidate witnesses in the Colorado theater shooting trial or violate defendant James Holmes' rights. In a court filing dated Tuesday and released Wednesday, the attorneys said...

  • Colorado house explosion thought to be suicide attempt

    Associated Press
    Updated: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    CANON CITY — Authorities say a 32-year-old man sparked a natural gas explosion at his Canon City home in an attempt to commit suicide. Police say the Sept. 4 explosion was caused by a natural gas detonation, and investigators are reviewing the case with the district attorney's office...

  • Colorado woman must aid FBI as part of terror plea

    By Sadie Gurman, Associated Press
    Updated: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    DENVER — A 19-year-old suburban Denver woman who federal authorities say intended to wage jihad despite their repeated attempts to stop her pleaded guilty Wednesday to trying to help the Islamic State militant group in Syria under a plea deal that requires her to help authorities find...

  • Colorado Springs police seek man in connection with death of toddler

    by lisa walton lisa.walton@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    Police are seeking a man suspected of fatally injuring a toddler, Colorado Spring police said. Kevin Diaz, 23, is wanted on suspicion of child abuse resulting in death, police said. On Saturday afternoon, police responded to the 8100 block of Summerset Drive in northern Colorado...

  • Woman wanted on attempted killing of Pueblo cop found dead

    By andrea sinclair andrea.sinclair@gazette.com -
    Updated: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    A woman wanted on suspicion of first-degree attempted murder of an off-duty peace officer was found dead after an overnight manhunt, the Pueblo County Sheriff's Office confirmed. Christina Furber, 26, died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot before 7 a.m., sheriff's spokesman Capt....

  • 2 Denver sheriff's deputies fired for use of force

    Associated Press
    Updated: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    DENVER — Two Denver sheriff's deputies, including one seen on video choking a former inmate who recently received $3.3 million settlement, have been fired. Denver's safety department announced the dismissals of Edward Keller and Thomas Ford Tuesday. Keller's firing comes more than...

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement