In September 2020, the Colorado Springs Police Department received a report regarding a sexual assault involving a member of the Fountain Fire Department. The alleged suspect was identified as Dustin Vornholt of Englewood, Colorado.
Throughout the course of their investigation, CSPD detectives... Read more
In accordance with Colorado law, the Colorado Springs Police Department is notifying the community that Steven John Long has moved to a new location in Colorado Springs. Long is a sex offender whose past behavior has led him to be labeled as a “Sexually Violent Predator” (SVP) by the Colorado... Read more
Due to unforeseen circumstances, last night’s Live-Fire Calibration Test was canceled. The tests will take place tonight, October 8, 2020, between the hours of 9:00 P.M. and 10:00 P.M.
On Wednesday, October 7, 2020, between the hours of 9:00 P.M. and 10:00 P.M., the Colorado... Read more
On October 2, 2020 at approximately 10:10 P.M., Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) officers responded to a report of a disturbance near the intersection of Delta Drive and Hancock Expressway. When officers arrived on scene, they discovered a deceased adult female in the roadway and an adult... Read more
On October 6, 2020, the El Paso County Coroner’s Office completed the autopsy of the deceased adult male. The male was identified as 42-year-old Richard Melgoza of Colorado Springs. While the Coroner’s Office will make the official cause and manner of death determination, this death is being... Read more
On October 1, 2020, at approximately 7:17 P.M., the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) received a shots fired call for service in the 300 block of University Drive. When patrol officers arrived on scene, they located two adult males with apparent gunshot wounds. The first individual was... Read more
At 9:42 PM on Sunday, September 20, 2020, Officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) responded to the report of a disturbance at a convenience store located in the 2800 block of South Circle Drive. Investigation at the scene determined an adult male victim suffered life-... Read more
On October 5, 2020 the El Paso County Coroner’s Office completed the autopsies of the deceased adults found on October 3, 2020 near the Edmundson trail head. The female has been identified as 72-year-old Stella Vigil of New Mexico. Mrs. Vigil’s death has been ruled a homicide. The male... Read more
The Colorado Springs Police Department is assisting Boulder Police in their efforts to locate missing 26-year-old Megan Graham. Ms. Graham has known ties to Colorado Springs. Please see the below press release from the Boulder Police Department for more information. All media inquiries can be... Read more
On August 26, 2020, the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) was conducting an investigation into an unlawful sexual contact at the Academy District 20 (ASD20) Discovery Canyon Campus Middle School. During that investigation, CSPD became aware of a previous incident on March 3, 2020, at the... Read more
Throughout 2018, the Colorado Springs Police Department’s (CSPD) Robbery Unit investigated a pattern of bank robberies. Several arrests were made as a result of their efforts. One of those robberies occurred at the TCF Bank located at 3175 East Platte Avenue in November of 2018. 29-year-old Chad... Read more
Red light cameras will go live Friday, September 25 at Austin Bluffs Parkway and North Academy Boulevard and East Platte Avenue and North Murray Boulevard. There will be a 30-day warning period before a $75 fine is implemented. The red light safety camera program aims to protect drivers, passengers... Read more