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Colorado Springs police seek person of interest in woman's death
By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 1 hr ago

A man was named a person of interest after a woman was found dead inside a northeast Colorado Springs house Monday evening.

Glen Galloway, 44,...

Man shot in face in Pueblo drive-by shooting
By: - 0 15 hr ago

Pueblo police said they are investigating a drive-by shooting early Monday.

It happened just before 2:30 a.m. on West Routt Avenue at Polk...

Truck, trailer with six ATVs stolen after long drive for surprise birthday party in Colorado Springs
By: - 0 19 hr ago

Police seek the thief or thieves who stole a visitor’s truck and trailer loaded with six ATVs over the weekend.

Matt Bartels drove to Colorado...

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Information sought after knife-wielding man allegedly attempts to rob woman on Manitou Springs trail
By: Ellie Mulder - 0 20 hr ago

A man wielding a fixed-blade knife allegedly ran toward a woman in Manitou Springs just after noon Sunday and demanded her bag.

The woman was...

2 seriously injured
 in Colorado Springs bottle attacks
By: - 0 Mon, May 30, 2016

Two men were seriously injured after being hit by flying beer bottles Saturday night.

The first attack happened just before 1 a.m. Saturday on...

Clerk barricades himself in store to avoid would-be robber in Colorado Springs
By: Maria St. Louis-Sanchez - 0 21 hr ago

A quick-thinking clerk avoided a would-be robber Monday morning when he barricaded himself at the store office.

The clerk was working at a...

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Mugshot Monday: Most wanted in the Colorado Springs area
By: - 0 22 hr ago

Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help finding the following people for whom felony arrest warrants have been issued...

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'Missing file' at play in indictment of former Sheriff Maketa
By: Lance Benzel - 0 Sun, May 29, 2016

An El Paso County grand jury offered new support for a claim that helped bring down ex-Sheriff Terry Maketa: That he and subordinates concocted a...

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Abuse allegations and arrest may reveal top-down corruption of the Terry Maketa administration
By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 Sat, May 28, 2016

A woman's face and jawline swelled - allegedly from a punch - and her arm showed bruises.

She blamed it on violent beatings at the hands of...

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Report: Colorado prison chief's killing was gang hit
By: - 0 Sat, May 28, 2016

New documents quote Texas law enforcement officials saying what Colorado authorities still will not: the assassination of prisons director Tom...

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Kidnapping, robbery suspect arrested in Colorado Springs home
By: Doug Fitzgerald - 0 Sat, May 28, 2016

A woman wanted in Greeley for kidnapping and aggravated robbery was taken into custody Friday after being found in a Colorado Springs home.


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Man accidentally shoots self while using gas station restroom
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Fri, May 27, 2016

A man accidentally shot himself Friday evening while using a gas station restroom, Colorado Springs police said.

Randall Reese Jr., 34, was...

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Scream scares off would-be thief in Colorado Springs parking lot
By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Fri, May 27, 2016

An attempted theft was abruptly halted Thursday night - because three people were sitting in the targeted truck.

A woman and her two juvenile...

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A new chapter in the stunning fall of a crowd-pleasing, gun-toting, tough-talking Terry Maketa
By: Maria St. Louis-Sanchez - 0 Fri, May 27, 2016

Wednesday's indictment of former El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa marked a new chapter in the stunning fall of a crowd-pleasing, gun-toting,...

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Woman dies after suffering heart attack in El Paso County jail cell
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Thu, May 26, 2016

A 40-year-old woman died in a Colorado Springs hospital Thursday, two days after she went into cardiac arrest in an El Paso County jail holding cell,...

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Former El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa arrested, released on bond
By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Thu, May 26, 2016

Former El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa turned himself into the Gilpin County Sheriff's Office Thursday morning.

Maketa, 51, immediately...

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John San Agustin briefly detained after turning himself into Teller County jail
By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Thu, May 26, 2016

Former El Paso County Sheriff Commander Juan "John" San Agustin turned himself in and spent about an hour in the Teller County jail Thursday before...

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Colorado Springs attorney: No surprise grand jury indicted Maketa
By: Matt Steiner - 0 Thu, May 26, 2016

A Colorado Springs defense attorney was not surprised former El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa was indicted before a grand jury.

Phil Dubois...

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Former El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa indicted on 6 felony counts including extortion and kidnapping
By: Lance Benzel - 0 Thu, May 26, 2016

Former El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa was indicted Wednesday on felony counts of extortion, witness tampering and kidnapping, marking a stunning...

Suspects on the run after shooting at law enforcement; 1 in custody
By: - 0 Thu, May 26, 2016

Police have one woman in custody possibly connected to a officer-involved drive-by shooting Thursday morning -- but two men remain at large.


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Sex offender who eluded capture for 14 years arrested in Fountain
By: - 0 Thu, May 26, 2016

A registered sex offender had escaped notice for 14 years after being convicted of felony sexual abuse.

Fountain police say Benjamin John...

Fleeing suspect ends up with further charges, Colorado Springs police say
By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Thu, May 26, 2016

A wanted man trying to escape capture racked up more charges against himself based on what authorities said he was carrying.

Troy Remington,...

Colorado Springs man sentenced to jail for unruly behavior on U.S. Airways flight
By: - 0 Thu, May 26, 2016

DENVER - A man charged with causing a disturbance on a flight from Philadelphia to Denver in which crew members armed themselves with an ice breaking...

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Police say pot theft behind slaying of Fort Lewis student
By: - 0 Wed, May 25, 2016

DURANGO — Police say four Arizona men arrested in the fatal shooting of a college student in Durango were planning to steal a large amount of...

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Investigator: Defense attorney admits Casey Anthony killed daughter
By: - 0 Wed, May 25, 2016

A private investigator hired by Jose Baez, the defense attorney for Casey Anthony, claims Baez admitted that Casey Anthony killed and buried the body...

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Man police killed in Boulder had drug history
By: - 0 Wed, May 25, 2016

BOULDER — The 28-year-old man shot and killed by Boulder police after officers say he pointed a gun at them had a history of drug problems.


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Manitou Incline 'artist' cited for graffiti on popular hiking trail
By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Wed, May 25, 2016

Andres Blea isn't hiding his participation in vandalizing a stone at the top of the Manitou Incline.

Several pictures of his "murals" are...

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Arrest made in killing of longtime Colorado Springs firefighter
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Wed, May 25, 2016

A man believed to have fled an El Paso County property where a veteran firefighter was found dead has been arrested, the Sheriff's Office said...

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Car break-ins reported at Colorado Springs dog park
By: - 0 Wed, May 25, 2016

Several dog owners in Colorado Springs are angry. Thieves shattered their car windows and stole their purses, reports Gazette news partner KKTV.


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Marijuana grow operation found in Fountain home with altered electricity meter
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Tue, May 24, 2016

A tip about possible utility meter tampering led Fountain police to find a "large" marijuana grow operation inside the home, a department news...

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