The deceased pedestrian has been identified as 39 year old Anthony Cooper of Reynoldsburg, OH. Mr. Cooper was walking in the westbound lane of traffic when he was fatally struck by a black GMC Yukon. The driver of the GMC was not impaired at the time of the crash.
The El Paso County Coroner’s Office has completed an autopsy of the victim involved in the November 15, 2019, shooting that occurred at an apartment complex in the area of 2250 La Salle Street and the death has been ruled a homicide. The victim has been identified as 15-year-old Isaac James... Read more
To provide clarification, the Colorado Springs Police Department is working directly with the Department of Human Services (DHS) at a state-level, not with the El Paso County DHS branch.
Original Press Release
On November 13, 2019, the Department of Human Services (DHS) asked the Colorado... Read more
To Our Community:
As Chief of the Colorado Springs Police Department, I wanted to reach out to each and every one of you regarding the recent Grand Jury decision.
There is no doubt that the community of Colorado Springs has been tested over the last few months. What happened on August 3, 2019, is... Read more
On Wednesday, November 13, 2019, at approximately 7:17 P.M., Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) Officers responded to an apartment in the area of 1940 South Chelton Road for a reported shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male inside a residence with an apparent gunshot wound... Read more
On Monday, November 18, 2019, detectives with the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Major Crash Team obtained an arrest warrant for 29 year old Tyler J. Stewart of Florence, Colorado for his actions as the driver in the Hit & Run crash on November 13, 2019 which resulted in the death... Read more
On Tuesday, November 5, 2019, between the hours of 8:00 P.M. and 10:00 P.M., the Colorado Springs Police Department will conduct a live-fire calibration test of our gunshot detection system.
These controlled tests will consist of a sequence of gunshots followed by a validation of sound detection by... Read more
In accordance with Colorado law the Colorado Department of Corrections has notified the Colorado Springs Police Department that Shelwyn Jerome Williams will be on supervised release, parole, and is registered as homeless in the Colorado Springs Police Department’s jurisdiction. Williams is a sex... Read more
We’re getting a little more serious than usual to talk about the high number of traffic fatalities in Colorado Springs, and what our police officers identify as the major reasons. Listen to some frightening stories and life-saving tips from the lead of the Major Crash Team, Sgt. Jim Stinson. Jen... Read more