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Tuesday, April 12, 2022 - 10:09am
On April 11, 2022, at approximately 11:00 PM Manitou Springs Police Department Officers and El Paso County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a business in the 900 block of Manitou Avenue due to a report of a person menacing others with a firearm. A short time later, officers and deputies contacted... Read more
Monday, April 11, 2022 - 3:31pm
The City of Colorado Springs has added two additional red light cameras, one at Woodmen Road and Black Forest Road and one at Barnes Road and Tutt Boulevard as part of the “Red Light Safety Camera Program.” The goal of the red light camera program is to protect drivers, passengers, cyclists, and... Read more
Adrian Vasquez
Monday, April 11, 2022 - 11:15am
Deputy Chief Adrian Vasquez has been nominated by Mayor John Suthers to serve as the chief of police for the Colorado Springs Police Department. Vasquez was selected through a national search process. His nomination by the mayor must be confirmed by the Colorado Springs City Council. 
Monday, April 11, 2022 - 9:37am
Update Charles Swift has moved locations within the Colorado Springs Police Department’s jurisdiction. He is now registered to be living at: 3033 E Platte Avenue #110 in Colorado Springs. Original
Wednesday, April 6, 2022 - 9:54am
On Wednesday, March 23, 2022, Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) Falcon division officers were dispatched to the area of I-25 and Garden of the Gods Road regarding a traffic crash involving a vehicle and a pedestrian. Upon arrival, officers located the pedestrian deceased on scene. Due to... Read more
Tuesday, April 5, 2022 - 12:44pm
On Saturday, April 02, 2022, at approximately 6:03 PM, the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) communication center, received a call for service regarding a shooting in the 2500 block of Astrozon Circle. Officers responded to that location and learned that an adult male suspect had fired... Read more
Monday, April 4, 2022 - 3:09pm
The Pikes Peak Regional Law Enforcement Teen Academy provides young adults with a unique opportunity to learn about the operations of regional law enforcement agencies in El Paso County. The Colorado Springs Police Department and the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office are the host agencies for this 4-... Read more
Monday, March 28, 2022 - 5:40pm
Update Detectives with the Colorado Springs Police Department Homicide / Assault Unit continued with the investigation into the homicide of 74-year-old Theresa Graham.  On Thursday, March 24, 2022, detectives developed probable cause and obtained an arrest warrant for murder in the first degree for... Read more
Monday, March 28, 2022 - 4:50pm
Update Detectives from the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) Homicide / Assault Unit have continued the investigation into the shooting that occurred on March 22, 2022, that resulted in the death of Tryvone Brooks.  On Friday, March 25, 2022, detectives identified a suspect as 19-year-old... Read more
Monday, March 28, 2022 - 4:30pm
Update 3/30/2022 On March 28, 2022, the El Paso County Coroner’s Office completed the autopsies of the two deceased males from the shooting at 750 Citadel Drive East. The decedents have been identified as 20-year-old Jeremiah Brown and 21-year-old Matthew Westrich, both of Colorado Springs. Mr.... Read more
Monday, March 28, 2022 - 8:56am
Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers is joining fellow mayor Michael Hancock of Denver, District Attorney Michael Allen and much of law enforcement in Colorado in asserting that the Fentanyl bill introduced last week in the Colorado legislature does not adequately address the nature and extent of... Read more
Thursday, March 24, 2022 - 3:50pm
On March 22, 2022, at approximately 9:34 A.M., the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) received a shooting call for service in the 1400 block of East Columbia Street. When officers arrived on scene, they located a deceased adult. Due to the nature of the incident, the CSPD Violent Crimes... Read more