Press Releases

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 12:06pm
On April 19, 2018, at approximately 12:52 PM, the Colorado Springs Police Department was notified of a two car crash at the intersection of Woodmen Road and Lexington Drive. Upon arrival officers found that a Toyota Camry was attempting a left hand turn from westbound Woodmen Road onto southbound... Read more
Monday, April 23, 2018 - 9:39am
On April 22, 2018, at approximately 9:14 PM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the 5100 block of Airport Road on a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male with apparent gunshot wounds, the male was transported to a local hospital with... Read more
Monday, April 23, 2018 - 9:38am
On April 21, 2018, at approximately 12:29 PM, the Colorado Springs Police Department received a call for service reference a disturbance in the 4800 block of Pacer Lane. During the on scene interviews, officers learned information about a possible double shooting on the west side of Colorado... Read more
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 9:49am
On Saturday, April 28, 2018, from 10:00AM to 2:00PM, DEA will coordinate the 14th National Take Back Initiative. This program is focused on providing convenient locations across the nation for the public to drop off excess, unused, and expired controlled substances and other medications from our... Read more
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 1:39pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Removal of the pedestrian bridge over Fontanero Street will begin on Saturday April 28. West Fontanero Street from the I-25 off-ramp to Recreation Way will be closed for the removal of the pedestrian bridge east of the interstate. On Sunday, April 29, Fontanero will be... Read more
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 10:57am
The El Paso Coroner’s Office completed the autopsy on the deceased male who was shot on April 13, 2018, in the 800 block of Chapman Drive. The deceased male has been identified as 39-year-old Earnest Gene Ramsey II, a resident of Colorado Springs. Mr. Ramsey’s death is the seventh homicide... Read more
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 10:27am
On April 11, 2018, the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Violent Crimes Section began follow up on information of a body located along Fountain Creek southeast of Las Vegas Street and Tejon Street. The location is described as a wooded, marshy area. Homicide detectives and members of the Metro... Read more
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 4:11pm
The investigation into the April 4, 2018, Burglary and Assault in the 2800 block of Wyatt Drive has resulted in three arrests.    On April 10, 2018, the Robbery Unit located the red Dodge Avenger in the 3100 block of East Fountain Boulevard. The registered owner of the vehicle, 25-year-old Keotis... Read more
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 1:29pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Corporate Challenge returns to Colorado Springs’ 25th annual Bike to Work Day, June 27. The Corporate Challenge is a friendly competition among local employers to see who can secure the most participants for Bike to Work Day and offers employees an opportunity to... Read more
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 11:56am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Starting Friday, May 4 at 8 p.m. the intersection of Pikes Peak Avenue and Union Boulevard will be closed to facilitate the installation of new underground utilities and roadway work associated with the Pikes Peak Avenue Reconstruction project.
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 5:01pm
Colorado Springs, CO – Business operations at the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) will reopen at 3:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 18. Beginning April 18, airlines at COS are operating and flying on a limited schedule. COS encourages passengers arrive early for their flight and allow for additional time... Read more
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 9:52am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.— Beginning fall semester 2018 Pikes Peak Community College students can ride any Mountain Metro bus by simply swiping their student ID card. The College Pass Program, offered by Mountain Metro, provides college students unlimited access to the bus system. Students at PPCC... Read more