Student with gun causes hours-long lockdown at Colorado Springs school


Mitchell High School in central Colorado Springs went on lockdown Friday morning as police investigated reports of a girl with a gun on the school grounds.

The lockdown was lifted shortly after 3 p.m., the...

Pair arrested in connection with death of Colorado Springs teen had reputation as drug dealers


One of two people arrested in the drug overdose death of a Sand Creek High student was a known drug dealer whose Facebook page alluded to his alleged trade, according to court documents.

Ryan Kollman, 26,...

Thief steals boy's Halloween decoration in Colorado Springs


Many families have started decorating for Halloween, including 10-year-old Liam Kennemer's.

He loves decorating for holidays, especially Halloween. His yard has gravestones, ghosts and many expensive...

Denver jury finds anti-gang activist not guilty in shooting

By: The Associated Press

DENVER — A Denver jury has acquitted an anti-gang activist of attempted murder in a shooting that involved gang ties.

Terrance Roberts had been charged in the shooting of 22-year-old Hasan Jones before a...

Police: Texas man stole nearly $6,000 in liquor from top-shelf Colorado stores

By: The Associated Press

ASPEN — Police are looking for a Texas man they say stole nearly $6,000 of top-shelf liquor from stores in the Aspen area.

The Aspen Daily News reports ( ) that the Snowmass Village...

Police: Gun cleaning leads to accidental shooting in Colorado Springs

By: chhun sun

A 20-year-old man was "accidentally" shot Thursday night by a friend who was cleaning his gun in an east Colorado Springs neighborhood, police said.

The incident happened just after 10:30 p.m. on the block of...

2 arrested in drug overdose death of Colorado Springs teen

By: The Gazette

Two people have been arrested in a Colorado Springs teenager's drug overdose death in July.

Marjorie Dietrich, 22, and Ryan Kollman, 26, were arrested on suspicion of distribution of a schedule II substance,...

Mysterious tombstone found on Colorado Springs' west side


Now here's something you don't find lying around every day: A tombstone.

Colorado Springs police say hikers or property owners discovered an engraved tombstone on the site of the Gold Hill Mesa residential...