Colorado Springs City Council appointed 11 members and two alternates to the newly-formed Law Enforcement Transparency and Accountability Commission. The Commission was formed in July to advise and recommend areas and topics of study related to police operations, best practices, and resource... Read more
This week, 30 new Police Officers graduated from the Colorado Springs Police Department’s 71st Academy Class. In 2017, Mayor Suthers and City Council vowed to add 120 police officers to the CSPD's force. With this graduation, we are now at 77.5% of the way to fulfilling the 120 officer positions.
The Colorado Springs Police Department’s Robbery Unit has continued its investigation into the robbery of the ENT Credit Union, located at 2336 North Wahsatch Avenue, that occurred on August 8, 2020. A lone male suspect entered the bank and demanded cash while armed with a handgun. On August 29,... Read more
Yesterday, September 10, 2020, detectives from the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Metro, Vice, Narcotics, and Intelligence Division arrested three people in connection with the August 3, 2020, riot that targeted a CSPD sergeant’s residential home in the Pulpit Rock neighborhood.
On... Read more
In accordance with Colorado law, the Colorado Springs Police Department is notifying the community that Steven John Long is currently residing 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 Bureau of... Read more
On August 13, 2020 at approximately 5:44 PM, the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to a crash involving an automobile and a bicyclist at the intersection of North Nevada Avenue and Mount View Lane. The responding officers found the bicyclist, 62 year old Dennis Thompson of Colorado... Read more
The Colorado Springs Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a robbery suspect involved in the following robberies:
May 27, 2020 – Subway Restaurant, 4435 Centennial Boulevard
May 31, 2020 – Marco’s Pizza, 4935 Centennial Boulevard
June 8, 2020 – Subway Restaurant, 1714... Read more
On July 6, 2020, at approximately 9:57 A.M., the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to a traffic crash involving two vehicles at the intersection of Goddard Street and North Academy Boulevard. CSFD and medical personnel also responded. Upon arrival on scene, officers determined a Subaru... Read more
On August 17, 2020, The El Paso County Coroner’s Office completed an autopsy of the deceased adult male located on the Pikes Peak Greenway Trail. The Coroner’s Office determined the circumstance surrounding the death was not criminal in nature.
The identity of the deceased will not be... Read more
The three CSPD Officers involved in the shooting on August 6, 2020, in the 4200 block of Mark Dabling Boulevard are Corporal Nathan Hefty, Officer Christopher Helland, and Officer Janel Langdon-Isaac.
· Corporal Hefty has been employed with the Colorado Springs Police Department since August... Read more
In the interest of the community’s public health and safety, we would like to inform our community that El Paso County Public Health (EPCPH) has declared a COVID-19 outbreak at the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Sand Creek Division after three employees tested positive for the virus. ... Read more