News

Monday, October 21, 2019 - 1:54pm
In accordance with Colorado law the Colorado Department of Corrections has notified the Colorado Springs Police Department that Shane Worth Poteet will be on supervised release, parole, and has moved to an address in the Colorado Springs Police Department’s jurisdiction. Poteet is a sex offender... Read more
Monday, October 21, 2019 - 11:11am
Updated Release On October 21, 2019, the El Paso County Coroner completed an autopsy on the deceased female located in a residence in the 6000 Block of Bow River drive.  The deceased party has been identified as 39 year old Jennifer Young of Colorado Springs, and the manner of her death was... Read more
mermaid painting over storm drain
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 9:50am
Patrons to the downtown area will notice a two-car-length, colorful mermaid donning a t-shirt that reminds passersby not to litter in the storm drain. The artwork is part of the Stormwater Enterprise’s federally-mandated education campaign to inform residents about the negative impacts of illegal... Read more
city logo
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 9:24am
Thank you to everyone who took part in PlanCOS and the Mill Street NeighborhoodA geographic sub0area within the city that contains but is not limited to residential land uses. The extent of a neighborhood is variable and may be defined by tradition, organizational boundaries, the period of building... Read more
little boy puts pennies in My Mountain collection box
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 8:47am
Many of us feel a deep connection with Pikes Peak. It's not just America's Mountain, it's our mountain. Our community's deep connection with Pikes Peak is the reason for the My Mountain campaign.
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 4:15pm
On October 8, 2019, at approximately 1:18 P.M., the Colorado Springs Police Department was notified of a crash involving an automobile and a bicycle at the intersection of North Chelton Road and Chelton Circle. The driver of the bicycle, 62-year-old Craig T. Hanson of Colorado Springs was... Read more
grass growing through bricks in detention pond.
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 2:18pm
The City's Stormwater Enterprise is being recognized for their collaborative work with the community on a detention pond designed to prevent neighborhoodA geographic sub0area within the city that contains but is not limited to residential land uses. The extent of a neighborhood is variable and may... Read more
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 1:23pm
On August 6th, 2019, at approximately 5:35 P.M., the FirstBank, located at 1275 Garden of the Gods Road, was robbed by a white male suspect.  The suspect approached the teller counter and presented a note demanding money.  After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect fled the scene.
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 1:21pm
Update The deceased driver in this collision has been identified as a 14-year-old juvenile male of Colorado Springs. Speed and driver’s inexperience are considered factors in this crash; however, it is still unknown if impairment played a factor. The driver was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of... Read more
drug take back
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 9:01am
On October 26, 2019, the Colorado Springs Police Department is partnering with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to host a citywide “Drug Take Back Day.” The program, which is spearheaded by the DEA, provides convenient locations across the nation for the public to drop off unneeded... Read more
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 2:22pm
On Tuesday, October 8, 2019, at approximately 4:04 P.M., officers from the Colorado Springs Police Department’s (CSPD) Gold Hill Division were dispatched to a reported shooting near the southeast corner of Memorial Park located at 900 Prospect Lake Drive.
small boy helps city foresters plant a tree
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 12:35pm
Mayor John Suthers and other city leaders gathered outside the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum Tuesday to kick off the COS 150: Tree Challenge by planting an Ohio buckeye tree in Alamo Square Park.