Press Releases

Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 4:07pm
On January 3, 2019, the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Robbery Unit and Tactical Enforcement Unit took Robert William Turner, 21 years of age and a resident of Colorado Springs, into custody. He was charged with nine robberies. During the month of December 2018, Turner was responsible for... Read more
Kissing Camels at garden of the gods with PlanCOS logo
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 4:38pm
City Council took the first step Tuesday to adopt PlanCOS, the City’s first comprehensive plan since 2001. The document will formally go into effect after a second reading of the ordinance on Jan. 22.
Monday, January 7, 2019 - 3:41pm
What is the Spanish Citizens’ Academy?
Monday, January 7, 2019 - 3:35pm
On Friday, January 4, 2019, the Colorado Springs Police Department arrested Savino Benjamin Anceno, 20 years of age, on the outstanding warrant for Murder in the First Degree which was obtained in the homicide of Nicholas Romero that occurred on December 8, 2018, in the 4000 block of Lacy Lane. ... Read more
Monday, January 7, 2019 - 9:56am
On December 5, 2019, at approximately 3:02 AM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the 2500 block of Swale Run on a reported shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male inside the residence with an apparent gunshot wound. The Colorado Springs Fire Department... Read more
Thursday, January 3, 2019 - 4:15pm
The Colorado Springs Police Department’s Violent Crimes Section has been investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of the female who was discovered on November 6, 2018, in the 3700 block of Astrozon Boulevard. The El Paso County Coroner’s Office completed the autopsy of the deceased... Read more
Thursday, January 3, 2019 - 3:51pm
On January 7, 2019, four Colorado Springs Police Department officers and one administrative support associate will receive a prestigious honor, the Bill Daniels True Blue Award. The Bill Daniels True Blue Award is presented by the Daniels Fund to deserving officers in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah,... Read more
Thursday, January 3, 2019 - 12:31pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. –Colorado Springs is the nation’s fifth-best city for jobs and boasts the nation’s best employment growth according to a survey released today by The study compared over 180... Read more
Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - 2:27pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO.—  Mayor John Suthers is seeking applicants to fill the remaining year of a five-year term for a vacant position on the Colorado Springs Urban Renewal Authority Board.  This volunteer position will be a one-year term commitment, effective from April 1, 2019 – April 1, 2020,... Read more
Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - 9:03am
“The fact is, as a result of unprecedented levels of public and private investment, 
Colorado Springs has taken its place among the great cities of America.”
-Mayor John Suthers, 2018 State of the City- COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The City of Colorado Springs remained in the nation’s... Read more
Monday, December 31, 2018 - 11:38am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -   The legalization of marijuana was anticipated to reduce black market activity in Colorado, but according to local law enforcement statistics, that hasn’t been the case. According to end-of-year numbers released by Metro Vice and Narcotics Investigations, more than 7,500... Read more