Press Releases

Friday, October 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
Update 10/12/18 The Colorado Springs Police Department’s Violent Crimes Homicide/Assault Unit obtained an arrest warrant for 27 year old Gilberto Chavez, Jr., a resident of Colorado Springs, for the September 15, 2018, murder of Army Captain Daniel Chamberlain Lehman. Chavez, who was in custody at... Read more
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 2:39pm
The Colorado Springs Police Department’s Internet Crimes Against Children Unit is actively investigating a 59 year old Colorado Springs Fire Department employee. On October 10, 2018, detectives arrested Robert Patrick Stambaugh without incident. He is charged with Sexual Exploitation of a Child,... Read more
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 2:31pm
Colorado Springs, CO, – The Colorado Springs Airport terminal reconstruction continues installation of terrazzo flooring
on the 2nd floor of the main terminal atrium. Due to the location of Phase 4, we are advising the public of the following closures (... Read more
Empty road at Garden of the Gods
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 1:38pm
The City of Colorado Springs Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services department will begin implementing full after-hour gate closures at all entrances and exits to Garden of the Gods Park on Wednesday (Oct. 10).
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 9:13am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Mountain Metro Rides Vanpool service is a smart choice for groups of commuters who live and work near each other. Passengers share the ride and pay a low monthly fee for a minivan seating up to... Read more
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 3:19pm
Colorado Springs, CO – On October 8, 2018, at approximately 5:35 a.m., the Colorado Springs Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire at 901 E. Cimarron Street. Fire companies arrived in approximately 4 minutes to find light smoke showing streetside from the eaves and attic space of... Read more
photo of downtown church
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 2:01pm
The City of Colorado Springs announced its newly-released Homelessness Action Plan and re-vamps HelpCOS.
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 8:58am
Detours in Effect 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. to place bridge girders COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo — Monday and Tuesday, Academy Boulevard will temporarily close to thru-traffic from Dublin Boulevard to just south of Brookwood Avenue/York 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night. The overnight closures are necessary to install... Read more
Monday, October 8, 2018 - 9:12am
UPDATE: On October 6, 2018, at approximately 8:22 PM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the 2700 block of Flintridge Circle on a reported shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male on the rear patio of an enclosed back yard with an apparent gunshot wound... Read more
Friday, October 5, 2018 - 8:59am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Following a transportation study conducted earlier this year, the Garden of the Gods Foundation and the City of Colorado Springs’ Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department partnered to implement a free public shuttle from May 26 Sept. 2 in Garden of the Gods Park... Read more
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 4:40pm
The Colorado Springs Police Department is working with the El Paso County Department of Human Services to locate two Missing/Endangered Children whose whereabouts are currently unknown. The children are believed to be accompanied by their biological mother. The family is possibly in a Black 2013... Read more
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 4:22pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Starting Saturday, October 6, at 6 p.m. Pikes Peak Avenue will close between S. Institute Street and Hancock Avenue to facilitate the installation of the new underground utilities and roadway work associated with the Pikes Peak Avenue Reconstruction project. All detour... Read more