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
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
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
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!
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.