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Police News

Chief Niski puts medal on Cem Duzel
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 3:56pm
Officer Cem Duzel was awarded the police department’s Medal of Honor and Purple Heart Monday for his actions and bravery in the line of duty.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 2:55pm
Gift cards are a popular and convenient way to give someone a gift. However, the Colorado Springs Police Department has found that they’re also becoming extremely popular with scammers.
car pulled over
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 2:50pm
CSPD’s grant-funded project, “Slow Down, Colorado Springs — It’s the Law,” aims at supplementing the police department’s existing speed enforcement efforts. Using funds from the Colorado Department of Transportation, officers conduct enforcement activity at well-traveled locations that experience a... Read more
garden of the gods and pikes peak with text over photo that says "behind the springs."
Monday, November 4, 2019 - 12:01pm
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
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
badge
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 3:47pm
In October 2018, CSPD was awarded a grant through the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) for the purpose of conducting speed enforcement throughout Colorado Springs. The enforcement effort was named Slow Down, Colorado Springs!
think before you post hashtag
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 4:56pm
With the new school year underway, the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) would like to remind students to #ThinkBeforeYouPost.
officers line up outside of Craig Hospital to support officer Duzel as he leaves.
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 2:57pm
This week Officer Cem Duzel celebrated his 32nd birthday and took a major step in his journey towards recovery after being shot in the head in August 2018.
new police dogs Sammy and Nero
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 8:30am
Meet Sammy and Nero, the two newest members of the Colorado Springs Police Department's K9 unit.
Dana Heckman 911 training coordinator
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 1:46pm
There's not a lot of down time on the job when you are a 9-1-1 operator. In this episode of "Mic'd Up" we go behind the scenes with the woman in charge of training new operators so they are ready to respond during an emergency.