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Car thefts spike while drug/ alcohol offenses plummet, Colorado Springs according to juvenile arrest data
Car thefts spike while drug/ alcohol offenses plummet, Colorado Springs according to juvenile arrest data

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 1 hr ago

Teens were arrested in a series of violent crimes in recent weeks, including shootings near two Colorado Springs high schools, but juvenile crime has...

Memorial plans set for influential Colorado Springs runner Michael Shafai
Memorial plans set for influential Colorado Springs runner Michael Shafai

By: Seth Boster - 0 1 hr ago

A memorial has been planned for Michael Shafai, the influential Colorado Springs runner who died unexpectedly this week at age 47. Friends have...

Teenager who charged his SUV at deputies arrested
Teenager who charged his SUV at deputies arrested

By: Liz Forster - 0 1 hr ago

El Paso County Sheriff's Office has arrested the teenager wanted on suspicion of charging his SUV at deputies early Friday. Branden Crum, 19, was...

Man driving Jaguar loses control of his car, crashes into construction equipment in northeast Colorado Springs
Man driving Jaguar loses control of his car, crashes into construction equipment in northeast Colorado Springs

By: Liz Forster - 0 1 hr ago

A man driving a Jaguar Friday night in northeastern Colorado Springs caused serious damage after crashing into an oversized piece of construction...

Fire destroys one home in Security, damages two others
Fire destroys one home in Security, damages two others

By: Doug Fitzgerald - 0 1 hr ago

A fire destroyed one home and damaged two others in Security on Saturday morning.

Cooler temperatures arrive in Colorado Springs for the weekend
Cooler temperatures arrive in Colorado Springs for the weekend

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 1 hr ago

High temperatures are expected to plummet by more than 20 degrees on Saturday in Colorado Springs, falling below average for this time of year. "A...

Woman stabbed in the stomach Saturday morning in eastern Colorado Springs
Woman stabbed in the stomach Saturday morning in eastern Colorado Springs

By: Liz Forster - 0 1 hr ago

A 27-year-old woman was arrested Saturday morning after police say she stabbed another woman in the stomach. At about 8 a.m. Saturday, Kaylyn Bernal...

Building boom takes shape in downtown Colorado Springs
Building boom takes shape in downtown Colorado Springs

By: Rich Laden - 0 1 hr ago

Three construction cranes in downtown Colorado Springs are three more than most people have seen in years. While cranes might be common in Denver,...

Suspect in double Colorado killing was an Air Force sergeant
Suspect in double Colorado killing was an Air Force sergeant

By: - 0 1 hr ago

FORT COLLINS — Police say a man believed to have killed two people and wounded a third near a Colorado university socialized with the victims before...

Teenager found in park after hours, charges SUV at deputies
Teenager found in park after hours, charges SUV at deputies

By: Liz Forster - 0 2 hr ago

Officers from multiple law enforcement agencies have been in the Fox Run Park area for hours overnight. Patrol cars from the El Paso County Sheriff's...

Man arrested, victim rescued in Colorado Springs kidnapping
Man arrested, victim rescued in Colorado Springs kidnapping

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 7 hr ago

A man was arrested Friday afternoon in a neighborhood near Palmer Park on suspicion of kidnapping another man, Colorado Springs police said. Officers...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, Oct. 21
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, Oct. 21

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 7 hr ago

Here's a look at what's going on Saturday in the Colorado Springs area:

Michael Shafai, influential Colorado Springs runner, dies at 47
Michael Shafai, influential Colorado Springs runner, dies at 47

By: Seth Boster - 0 7 hr ago

Through Thursday morning's darkness, the white light of more than 70 headlamps glowed through the meadow of a Colorado Springs park - runners who were...

Air Force Academy's commandant on tough training: 'the enemy is not forgiving'
Air Force Academy's commandant on tough training: 'the enemy is not forgiving'

By: Tom Roeder - 0 7 hr ago

The new commandant of the Air Force Academy said she puts people first. But don't mistake Brig. Gen. Kristin Goodwin's compassion for hand-holding....

2 girls found slain at Colorado farm ID'd; mother is suspect
2 girls found slain at Colorado farm ID'd; mother is suspect

By: - 0 7 hr ago

TELLURIDE, Colo. — Authorities have released the names of two young girls who were found slain at a farm in southwestern Colorado. The San Miguel...

Colorado Springs death penalty case spurs $50,000 in courtroom upgrades
Colorado Springs death penalty case spurs $50,000 in courtroom upgrades

By: Lance Benzel - 0 7 hr ago

El Paso County court administrators are weighing up to $50,000 in courtroom audio-visual upgrades in preparation for the county's first death penalty...

Man gets 160 years to life for 'cold case' sex assault
Man gets 160 years to life for 'cold case' sex assault

By: - 0 15 hr ago

A man has been sentenced to 160 years to life in prison for a kidnapping and sexual assault that happened nearly two decades ago. The Denver...

I-25 bridge dedicated in honor of Springs Pearl Harbor veteran Jim Downing
I-25 bridge dedicated in honor of Springs Pearl Harbor veteran Jim Downing

By: Rachel Riley - 0 16 hr ago

A Colorado Springs thoroughfare that for months was a jumble of traffic drums and restricted lanes will now pay tribute to a beloved local Pearl Harbor...

Judges cite prosecutor's appeal to racial prejudice in overturning attempted rape conviction
Judges cite prosecutor's appeal to racial prejudice in overturning attempted rape conviction

By: Lance Benzel - 0 16 hr ago

An El Paso County prosecutor "appealed to racial prejudice" in sending a 41-year-old man to prison for sex crimes in 2014, the Colorado Court of...

EPA crews working on Gold King cleanup find contamination 100 times higher than danger thresholds for wildlife
EPA crews working on Gold King cleanup find contamination 100 times higher than danger thresholds for wildlife

By: - 0 16 hr ago

SILVERTON – A little toxic-lead pollution in Colorado’s mountains lasts long after jobs go away. Environmental Protection Agency crews conducting...

State OKs $250 million for widening I-25 if federal grant comes through
State OKs $250 million for widening I-25 if federal grant comes through

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Yesterday

The state will kick in about 70 percent of the $350 million needed to widen Interstate 25 from Monument to Castle Rock if the project succeeds in...

Grass fire at Fort Carson not threatening any buildings
Grass fire at Fort Carson not threatening any buildings

By: Liz Forster - 0 Yesterday

The Fort Carson Fire Department is assessing a small grass fire in its training area. The fire is not threatening any housing or other buildings.

Friday's traffic: Detour on southbound I-25 south of Pueblo
Friday's traffic: Detour on southbound I-25 south of Pueblo

By: Liz Forster - 0 Yesterday

7:05 a.m. A crash at South Circle Drive and Janitell Road is blocking traffic, Gazette news partner KKTV tweeted. Unknown injuries.

Friday could break temperature record; rapid cooldown coming for weekend
Friday could break temperature record; rapid cooldown coming for weekend

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 Yesterday

Friday's heat might break records before plummeting by 25 degrees Saturday. The National Weather Service in Pueblo predicted highs of 79 degrees...

Brother accused of fatally stabbing young siblings in Colorado Springs: 'It's like it wasn't me'
Brother accused of fatally stabbing young siblings in Colorado Springs: 'It's like it wasn't me'

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 Yesterday

A 19-year-old Colorado Springs man accused of fatally stabbing his two young siblings and wounding his father claims responsibility but said he doesn't...

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