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Police Officer Positions CSPD is no longer accepting applications.   Please click here for more information on future Academies. Sexually Violent Predator Information: Video notification *NEW* - Service Delivery Brochure...
CSPD Vehicle Auctions occur on the third Saturday of every other month (odd numbered months) at our Impound Lot facility located at 2725 East Las Vegas. The public may view the vehicles from 7:00 A.M. to 9:00 A.M. the day of the auction. In order...
General Tow Why was my vehicle impounded? See Colorado Springs Municipal Code 10.25.101, Authority to Impound Vehicles. Some common reasons include: A vehicle upon a street, highway or alley is so disabled as to constitute an obstruction...
The Colorado Springs Police Department is pleased to announce the addition of Bair Analytics Raids Online to its toolbox of crime data available to the public. Bair Analytics is a Lakewood, Colorado based company specializing in the processing...
The USA Pro Cycling Challenge rides through Colorado Springs on Thursday, August 21. Traffic will be impacted in some areas. Here are the details: Stage 4 Colorado Springs Route Map Road Closures by Street Ancillary events related to Stage...
The CSPD Annual Report and CSPD Annual Statistical Report are available at no charge. The reports are in stored in PDF format.  For specific questions about the information contained in the reports please contact the Crime Analysis Unit at 719-...
Colorado Springs Police Department Impound Lot Contact Information Colorado Springs Police Impound Lot 2725 East Las Vegas Street Colorado Springs, CO.  80906 (719) 667-2777 (719) 393-0165 (fax) www.coloradosprings.gov/...
Sunday, June 8, 2014 Dedicated to: Thomas L. Clements EOW 3/19/13 Executive Director of the Colorado Department of Corrections Start: Cowboys Night Club - Downtown Colorado Springs Register: 8 a.m. 1st Bike Out: 9 a.m. Last Bike: 10 a.m...
The 2014 Police Department Piktochart is ready for viewing!
Responsibilities:   1. Ensure your group meets at least twice a year by coordinating the meetings, cookouts, block parties, etc. and report the meeting dates to the Divisional Crime Prevention Officer or designee   2....
Disqualifying Behaviors Candidates may be eliminated from further consideration as a result of certain behaviors that would in all likelihood render them unsuitable for employment. These behaviors include, but are not limited to:...
Colorado Springs Police Department Citizen Advisory Committees The Citizens Advisory Committees (CAC) assist the Colorado Springs Police Department in a multitude of different areas. Each Division command has its own CAC. CAC Mission:...
What is AFIS and IAFIS? AFIS is a state database that contains fingerprints and palmprints of individuals that have been fingerprinted for various reasons.  IAFIS is the federal database that is much larger and contains fingerprint and...
The Latent Print Section consists of one full time and one part-time examiner.  They are responsible for evaluating and comparing latent prints that are recovered from crime scenes.  If the latent print has sufficient detail for...
The firearms examiner is responsible for the examination of weapons, bullets, cartridges, magazines, and shell casings.  Many of these items can be microscopically compared to determine their relationship to each other and to the case in...
Insider Scam Dictionary -- Some common terms you need to know   419 scams - Named for the section number of Nigerian state law that covers all manner of con tricks coming from that country -- but mostly scams in which you're told...
  Links   Block Captain handbook block captain handbook appendix block captain application block captain memorandum of understanding (mou)
Starting a Neighborhood Watch Starting a Neighborhood Watch is easy. The following steps must be taken when starting your group: Decide on the number of households your watch program can effectively cover. Keep in mind the geographical...
Colorado Springs Police Department History On September 2, 1872 Colorado Springs was incorporated as a town. From 1872 - 1878, the head of the Department was the first Town Constable, Smith C. Foote. From 1878 - 1901, the head of the...
Your Inside Look at Crime Prevention   The National Crime Prevention Council is a private, nonprofit tax-exempt [501(c)(3)] organization whose primary mission is to enable people to prevent crime and build safer, more caring communities....
Law Enforcement Accreditation provides an opportunity for the Colorado Springs Police Department to demonstrate voluntarily that it meets professionally-recognized criteria for excellence in management and service-delivery. The Department was...
Neighborhood Watch is simply a group of neighbors who are willing to cultivate relationships with each other and communicate with each other regularly. This regular communication includes passing along crime and non-crime related...
Mission Statement "Our mission is to promote the quality of life in Colorado Springs by providing police services with integrity and a spirit of excellence, in partnership with our Community." Department Values We believe that we...
Neighborhood / Business Watch   Neighborhood Watch is simply a group of neighbors who are willing to cultivate relationships with each other and communicate with each other regularly. This regular communication includes...
Crime Prevention Officers    The Colorado Springs Police Department divides the city into 4 divisions.  Each of these divisions have one Crime Prevention Officer.   The Falcon Division is the NW side of town and is...
Have you considered a career in law enforcement? Being a police officer can be the most fascinating and satisfying career you could ever choose. Let us tell you about the advantages. It is challenging! When you go to work, you never know...
Civil Service Commission The Civil Service Commission administers the Rules of the Colorado Springs Civil Service Commission for the Municipal Police and Fire Departments governing the classification, employment, promotion, discipline, and...
The enforcement of parking regulations is provided by the City of Colorado Springs Police Department, CSPD. On-street parking meters in the core of downtown are patrolled Monday through Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Parking meters in the outlying...
Are you interested in a challenging and rewarding career as a Police Officer?  If so, you are invited to visit our  Police Officer Employment page to find out how to get started in the application process. Not...
If you observe this offender engaging in any high-risk or inappropriate behavior, please contact this agency at 911 or 719-444-7000. NAME: Luke Brovetto DOB: 08/28/1980   SEX:  Male   RACE: C...
Recreational and Medical Marijuana Applicants for employment and volunteer opportunities should be aware of the City of Colorado Springs’ current policies concerning the use of drugs or alcohol.   These policies have not been...
Education Options Option 1 – 60 semester hours of college credit, 91 quarter hours of college credit, or an associate degree. Option 2 – 30 college credits plus: Candidate shall be required to register and enroll with an affiliated...
  Written Test Information Written test will be a 2.5 hour multiple choice test, consisting of  cognitive and  job suitability components. Each section is scored separately and applicants must pass each section to receive a...
Frequently Asked Questions How do I apply to become a Colorado Springs Police Officer? CSPD accepts online applications during an open application period.  Announcements of our application periods can be found on our Recruitment News web...
If you observe this offender engaging in any high-risk or inappropriate behavior, please contact this agency at 911 or 719-444-7000. NAME: David Dwayne Allen                 DOB: 07/04/...
Out of State Applicants- Laterals and Recruits How many trips do I have to make to get hired? 1st Trip: Written Test Physical Abilities Test (PAT) Oral Board Interview 2nd Trip: Polygraph Psychological Interview...
Laterals and Recruits What can I expect through the hiring process? Applications are submitted electronically online.  The computer automatically screens applications to see if applicant meets minimum qualifications and determines...
"Identity Theft" is an informal term for a class of crimes where someone acting without permission or legal authority uses another individual's personal identifying information to impersonate him/her, and in this assumed capacity, uses that...
If you observe this offender engaging in any high-risk or inappropriate behavior, please contact this agency at 911 or 719-444-7000. NAME: Xeryus Georgio Casias DOB: 01/23/1990   SEX:  Male   RACE...
RECORD RELEASE FORMS Welcome to the Colorado Springs Records Request Unit.  On this page you will find links to the various criminal justice records that are available for request under the Colorado Open Records Act. To obtain...
Voters approved a 4/10ths of a cent Public Safety Sales Tax (PSST) increase in November 2001. City Council appointed eleven citizens to the Public Safety Sales Tax Oversight Committee to monitor expenditures from the PSST fund and to ensure that...
Be SAFE! By educating yourself and your family you can reduce you chances of being a victim of crime or be better prepared when crime happens. Your Safety...
Investigators continue to seek the public’s assistance in locating 20 year old Miguel Angel Hernandez Moran for the charge of Accessory to First Degree Murder for his involvement in the January 9, 2012 homicide and kidnapping of...
Cold Reporting A Minor Traffic Accident In order to file a cold report for a minor traffic accident, one of the following situations must apply:  CSPD was on Accident Alert  The Wreck was on Private...
 CSPD Fallen Officers  The Colorado Springs Police Department has lost thirteen officers in the line of duty since it was established.  Therefore in eternal memoriam, we honor them with this page and hope that it will serve as a...
If you observe this offender engaging in any high-risk or inappropriate behavior, please contact this agency at 911 or 444-7000. Photo of Isadore "Izzy" Romero - Sexually Violent Predator Name:  Isadore "Izzy" Romero DOB:  10/...
Colorado Springs Police Department 9-1-1 / Dispatch Audio Request The Colorado Springs Public Safety Communications Center is responsible for processing and dispatching of units to all 9-1-1 and non-emergency calls for service for both the...
Records Release Frequently Asked Questions   What type of information is contained in my local criminal history? Your local criminal history records will contain any arrest, prior warrant information, and criminal charges that resulted from...
Filing a Complaint with the CSPD Internal Affairs Unit The Colorado Springs Police Department is committed to providing professional policing services to the citizens we serve. If you believe that the our service was not adequate or a staff...
The Colorado Springs Police Department is attempting to locate Augustine Montano, age 25 as of February 2011, who is wanted for the September 21, 2003 First Degree Murder of Leonardo Perez which occurred at 1511 Yuma Street in Colorado Springs,...
 FILE Number 86-20515 The Crime: On 07-15-86 at 0633 hours the Colorado Springs Police Department was notified of a missing seven month old named Christopher Enoch Abeyta. The Investigation: The investigation revealed that...
Colorado Springs Police Department's Violent Crimes Section is comprised of the Homicide Unit, Homicide Cold Case Unit, and the Robbery Unit. If you have information that would be of assistance in the below listed investigations, please telephone...
The Colorado Springs Police Department's Homicide Unit has obtained an arrest warrant for a suspect for the charge of Murder in the First Degree in regards to the death of Mr. Isaiah Goss. Mr. Goss was shot on June 20th and succumbed to his injuries...
An arrest warrant for Elias Cordova is active for First Degree Murder for his involvement in a disturbance at 930 N. Murray Boulevard on 11-18-07. Cordova is also wanted for Attempted First Degree out of the El Paso County Sheriff's office for...
The Colorado Springs Police Department is attempting to locate Jesus Aaron Perelta who is wanted for the First Degree Murder of Adolfo Sanchez-Torres, occurring on 03-29-08 at 204 N. Union Blvd. in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Perelta is 5'9",...
On May 24th, 1997 at midnight, 13 year old Steven "Gino" Romero was the passenger in the back seat of a vehicle in the 2700 block LeLaray St. when the occupants of another vehicle fired numerous shots at the vehicle he was in. Steven died as a...
Current salary for new hire police recruit is $22.48 per hour. The starting salary for those applicants who qualify for a lateral position is $30.46 per hour. All new hires will start off as Recruits while attending our training...
On May 24th, 1997 at midnight, 13 year old Steven "Gino" Romero was the passenger in the back seat of a vehicle in the 2700 block LeLaray St. when the occupants of another vehicle fired numerous shots at the vehicle he was in. Steven died as a...
Case Description File Number:  07-13047 The Victim: Mr. Terry L. Wilson, a 53 year old male from Colorado Springs died as a result of a single gunshot wound.  His death has been ruled a homicide.  The Crime: On Wednesday, April 18...
The Colorado Springs Police Department accepts applications for Entry Level and Lateral Police Officer positions through the GovernmentJobs.com website.  Open jobs may be found in the Law Enforcement category.   Our employment process...
The Colorado Springs Police Department Homicide Cold Case Unit is currently responsible for approximately 90 unsolved homicide cases dating back to 1949. CSPD considers a case to be cold if it remains unsolved for more than one year. If you...
Q: Do chemists respond to crime scenes? A: No. The chemists do not routinely respond to crime scenes. Scenes which contain substances which would normally require a chemist are processed by detectives of the Vice, Narcotics and Intelligence...
Q: On television, DNA results are available to the detective in a matter of minutes. Is that realistic? A: Unfortunately, the expectation of DNA results in minutes is not realistic.  DNA Testing is a labor-intensive process in and of...
  Q: How do I become a Crime Scene Technician? A: Currently there are several colleges and universities that have programs in Criminalistics or Forensic Science. These programs give you basic knowledge required to perform this job but...
Minimum Qualifications The Colorado Springs Police Department conducts two processes to select Police Officer candidates. Applicants must meet the minimum requirements for the position they are applying for upon registration, unless otherwise...
The Colorado Springs Police Department is currently accepting applications for the Fall 2014 Citizens' Academy tentatively scheduled to begin on September 11, 2014. The Colorado Springs Police Department Academy educates citizens about...
Training Academy Here's a Glimpse of What New Recruits Can Expect at the CSPD Academy. Additional Videos A Tradtion of Excellence: The History of the CSPD A Look Back at the Making of a...
Disqualifying Behaviors Candidates may be eliminated from further consideration as a result of certain behaviors that would in all likelihood render them unsuitable for employment. These behaviors include, but are not limited to: BIOGRAPHICAL...
Last Updated: August 8, 2014 Police Officer Recruitment We are no longer accepting applications for our January 2015 Police Academy. If you are interested in receiving information about our next hiring cycle for police officers,...
The Crime Scene Investigation section, consisting of six full time Crime Scene Investigators, is responsible for responding to and processing crime scenes involving serious criminal offenses. The Crime Scene Investigation section provides a wide...
The Chemistry unit is staffed by two full time forensic chemists who provide drug analysis and identification to the law enforcement agencies of the City of Colorado Springs, El Paso County, and adjacent areas. The unit is capable of identifying...
The DNA Laboratory became an ISO 17025 accredited area of the Metro Crime Laboratory in 2008.  At this time, the DNA Unit performs forensic testing of evidence on primarily sexual assault and homicide cases. Cases requiring forensic...
The Colorado Springs Police Department and the El Paso County Sheriff's Office formed a joint forensic laboratory at the time the Police Operations Center first opened in 1993. Located at 705 S. Nevada Ave., it is responsible for processing...
Booking Photograph Request Form   Booking Photographs requests conducted through the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) includes booking photograph on persons charged by the Colorado Springs Police Department, or booking...
Colorado Springs Police Department Parking Ordinances METER PARKING 10.15.104: DEPOSIT OF COINS OR TOKENS; TIME LIMITS: C. No person shall permit a vehicle within the person's control to be parked in any parking meter space during the restricted...
Would you like to volunteer your time for the Colorado Springs Police Department? CSPD has a wide variety of volunteer opportunities that play a critical role in providing quality service to the citizens of Colorado Springs. If you have a...
 Sand Creek Division (South East) 4125 Center Park Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80916 719 - 444 7270 Opened: Authorized Patrol Officers: Calls For Service (2010): Population Served: Square Miles:  Street...
Stetson Hills Division (North East) 4110 Tutt Boulevard Colorado Springs, CO 80922 719-444-3140   Opened: 2004 Authorized Patrol Officers: 78 Calls For Service (2010): 68,400 Population Served: 127,095 Square...
Gold Hill Division (South West) 955 West Moreno Avenue Colorado Springs, CO 80905 719 - 385 - 2100   Opened:  2006 Authorized Patrol Officers: 91 Calls For Service (2010): 87,300 Population Served: Approximately...
Property / Evidence Information How do I retrieve my property from the Police Department? Appointments are required for property releases.   You may call the Property/Evidence main number at 719-444-7744 during normal...
Sexually Violent Predators (SVP's) SVP's are considered the highest risk sex offenders. Currently, most SVP's are in prison. They are only posted on this site when they are living in the community, either under criminal justice supervision or...
Curfew - Loitering Ordinance   The City of Colorado Springs City Code states: 9.2.102: LOITERING:   Defined: The word "loiter" means to be dilatory, to stand idly around, to linger, delay, wander about, to remain...
If you observe this offender engaging in any high-risk or inappropriate behavior, please contact this agency at 911 or 719-444-7000. NAME: Rarlin Michael Barbin DOB: 04/24/1974   SEX:  Male   RACE:...
Restraining Orders Q: I need to get a restraining order against someone I had an intimate relationship with. How do I do this? Is it a different process if the restraining order is against a person I have never had an intimate relationship...
If you observe this offender engaging in any high-risk or inappropriate behavior, please contact this agency at 911 or 719-444-7000. NAME: Kevin Logan Alter                 DOB: 08/18/...
BB or Pellet Guns Q: What is the law regarding BB or pellet guns? Are they allowed to be fired within city limits? A: According to Colorado Springs Municipal Code, firing or discharging a BB gun or anything similar is not allowed. 9.7.104...
Schedule of Fees Revised and adopted in 2008 by City Council Resolution #174-08 Click "HERE" for more information on how the fees are determined. RECORD RELEASE - Records & Identification Section Item Fee What You...
File a Crime Report  Online Welcome the online crime reporting portal. If you have a been a victim of certain crimes and the details of your event meet certain criteria, this portal will allow you to self-report a crime. To be able to...
Photo Lab Service FORM How do I complete the Photo Lab Services form? Fill in all blank, highlighted fields on the form. All of the required information will be in the accident or criminal case report you receive from our Records and ID...
Colorado Springs Police Department Case Report Request Form Police reports maintained by the Colorado Springs Police Department are documents written by Colorado Springs Police Department personnel that describe incidents that are not...
Colorado Springs Police Department Fingerprint Services Hours of Operation: Fingerprint Services are available for persons who need non-criminal fingerprints for background checks, job applications, applications for child care, liquor licenses...
Colorado Springs Police Department Police Accident Reports   The Colorado Springs Police Department maintains accident reports of traffic accidents that are investigated by Colorado Springs Police Department officers which occurred...
Colorado Springs Police Department Background (Record) Check Request Background checks conducted through the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) includes information on persons charged by the Colorado Springs Police Department, or records...
As a courtesy, before sending the police, the municipal court sends notification letters to people for whom judges have issued bench warrants. Bench warrants are court orders to the police to arrest someone and place them in custody until the court...
To find the answers to questions on this page, examine the list of questions below and click on the one for which you desire an answer or scroll the page for each answer in the order they are presented on the page. 1. GENERAL INFORMATION...
Colorado Springs Police Department Calls For Service Request Form A "Calls for Service search" will provide a computerized printout of a call screen which is filled in by police department employees who answer the main phone lines. These call...
Mission: Our mission is to provide expertise in a variety of services areas, to include a regional vice, narcotics and intelligence division, drug interdiction, forensic analysis, major crime investigations, and special enforcement activities...
Mission Our mission is to ensure public safety and order by providing police services; reacting to and resolving life threatening incidents; providing traffic control, education and enforcement; investigating and reporting on crimes; as well...
Join The Colorado Springs Police Department. Welcome to the CSPD police officer recruitment website. Here you will find information on the process and rewards of becoming on professional police officer with the City of Colorado Springs. As you...
Our Organization The CSPD is made up of many different units and divisions that work together to meet the unique needs of both policing and the community. To make sure we are using our resources efficiently, each unit and division is...
    The Colorado Springs Police Department is comprised of four area commands. Falcon (north-west) -- Gold Hill (south-west) -- Sand Creek (south-east) -- Stetson Hills (north-east). To enlarge the display of jpg images using Internet...
For Calls For Service information for Colorado Springs, please visit "My Neighborhood Update". The Colorado Springs Police Department is proud to partner with Corona Solutions in providing our citizens with a great tool for tracking Calls For...
Meth Lab Seizures 2001 - 2014  Mitigated properties have been removed Click to view the Alpha Listing   View Parcel Information (City GIS Section) Meth Lab Recognition and Awareness (Metro VNI Section) Meth Lab...
Get INVOLVED The Colorado Springs Police Department's success greatly depends on you, the residents of Colorado Springs, to help prevent crime in your neighborhood in order to make our community a safer place to live, to work...
Welcome to the Online Services and Forms Portal. Here you can access the online service offered by the Colorado Springs Police Department and get information to access many of the Department's offline service...
  The Colorado Springs Police Department answers thousands of questions each year. We have provided a wide assortment of questions and their answers for you to review. Hopefully, these pages will answer any questions...
The Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers is a community based program that pays rewards for anonymous information that helps police solve crimes. If you have information you can remain completely anonymous and still collect a reward. Please take a few...
The Colorado Springs Police Department is providing the following sex offender data in order to enhance public safety and in compliance with House Bill 05-1035. The sex offender registry includes only those persons who have been required by law to...
Prevention is everyone's responsibility. We are one neighborhood, one state, one nation; and it is the responsibility of all to remain vigilant and to report suspicious behavior. One call can make a...
View updated Meth Lab maps and property listings.  When a property has passed an inspection by El Paso County, it will be issued a mitigation certificate and we will remove the address from our list.
Dial 911 For Emergency --- Ambulance --- Fire --- Police/Sheriff --- Poison Control (In all areas) Area Law Enforcement Telephone Numbers These are NON-EMERGENCY Numbers. Directory Assistance 1-411 Colorado Springs Police  ...
Main Number: 719-444-7000 To report a life threatening emergency please Dial 911.  To report all other crimes or if you have questions please contact us at 719-444-7000. This number is staffed 24 hours a day year around.   Public...
Department Directory GENERAL INFORMATION Area Code (719)     Emergencies- Crimes in Progress 911 or 444-7000 Non-Emergency 444-7000...
 Welcome to the Colorado Springs Police Department's Recruitment Website!        Are you interested in a challenging and rewarding career as a Police Officer?  If so you are invited...
Please complete the following form to send your Emergency Notification Information via email.
If you have any information that would be of assistance in any of our Most Wanted investigations, please complete the form  below, call us at 719 - 444 - 7000, email CSPDWanted@SpringsGov.com or you can remain anonymous and could earn a cash...
The Colorado Springs Police Department Homicide Cold Case Unit is currently responsible for approximately 90 unsolved  homicide cases dating back to 1949. CSPD considers a case to be cold if it remains unsolved for more than one year. If...
Please complete the following form to send your graffiti notification via email to the CSPD Code Enforcement Section. According to  City Code 9.6.606, the owner or occupant of real property is required to remove graffiti within 10 days after...
For the City of Colorado Springs ONLY, please complete the information below.  Your complaint will be sent via email to the CSPD Code Enforcement Section.  Or, you can call 719-444-7891 (Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.). For El...
Your safety is our business!   The Crime Prevention Unit positively influences the quality of life in our community by: reducing crime or the fear of crime   increasing the knowledge of citizens in "pro-active" crime...
Colorado Springs Police Department Homeless Outreach Team (HOT) Proud Winners of the prestigious International Herman Goldstein Award for Excellence in Problem Oriented Policing. (www.popcenter.org)   History of the...
Welcome to the Colorado Springs Police Department's Wanted Section. We have several sections that you can assist us with.  Your information is WANTED! Review our Cold Cases or Most Wanted cases and let us know if you have any...