Press Releases

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 3:00pm
EPSO Press Release: On Saturday, January 12, 2019, at approximately 4:50 AM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) contacted a suspicious male party in a stolen vehicle parked in the parking lot of Elevate Apartments, located in the 400 block of Crestone Lane. During the... Read more
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 2:37pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo – The following City of Colorado Springs administrative and elected administrative offices and agencies will be fully closed Monday (Jan. 21) in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day:
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 1:25pm
In accordance with Colorado law, the Colorado Springs Police Department is notifying the community that Mario Andres Gutierrez is on supervised release, probation, and has moved to an address in the Colorado Springs Police Department’s jurisdiction. Gutierrez is a sex offender whose past behavior... Read more
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 4:26pm
On January 14, 2019, the El Paso County Coroner’s Office completed the autopsy of the victim from the shooting that occurred on January 12, 2019, in the 400 block of South Circle Drive. The victim was identified as Ervey Enriquez, 17 years of age and a resident of Colorado Springs. Mr. Enriquez... Read more
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 3:46pm
This is a public notice that two or more City Council Members may be in attendance. 
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 1:18pm
Volunteers Needed The 2019 Point-In-Time Count will take place on Monday, January 28th, 2019. The Pikes Peak Continuum of Care is recruiting volunteers to help conduct interviews with our neighbors experiencing homelessness in emergency shelters, in parks and cars, along rivers, at service... Read more
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 8:49am
On January 12, 2019, at approximately 1:18 AM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the 400 block of South Circle Drive on a reported shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male outside a business in a parking lot with an apparent gunshot wound. The victim... Read more
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 4:59pm
Colorado Springs, Colo – City Forestry has hired Seedmaster’s Inc., their crews will be working in Red Rock Canyon to begin an invasive species removal project targeting Siberian elm sucker sprouts originating from old stumps. This is a continuation from a project that was started with the Mile... Read more
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 4:11pm
The Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) is pleased to announce the CSPD Cadet Program will hold a formal swearing-in ceremony in which the cadets will be issued cadet badges and administered the Cadet Oath by Chief Carey on January 16, 2019, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm, at the Police Operation Center... Read more
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 4:10pm
On January 8, 2019, the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Robbery Unit and Tactical Enforcement Unit took Colorado Springs residents, Allen Matthew Vigil, 32, and Robert Lee Maestas, 49, into custody. Vigil and Maestas were both charged with six bank robberies. The first bank robbery occurred in... Read more
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 4:07pm
On January 3, 2019, the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Robbery Unit and Tactical Enforcement Unit took Robert William Turner, 21 years of age and a resident of Colorado Springs, into custody. He was charged with nine robberies. During the month of December 2018, Turner was responsible for... Read more
Kissing Camels at garden of the gods with PlanCOS logo
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 4:38pm
City Council took the first step Tuesday to adopt PlanCOS, the City’s first comprehensive plan since 2001. The document will formally go into effect after a second reading of the ordinance on Jan. 22.