CRIME & SAFETY
Three Hospitalized After Possible Collision With Pedestrian In Colorado Springs
Wagswoofs – An investigation is currently underway into a crash that occurred in Colorado Springs. In the early hours of Sunday at approximately 5:15 a.m., the Colorado Springs Police Department swiftly responded to a collision involving two vehicles near Circle and Airport. According to authorities, a woman entered a nearby convenience store and promptly reported that she had been struck by a car.
39-year-old Dava Leonard Last Seen At Boyfriend’s Residence In Colorado In March 2021
Wagswoofs – The disappearance of Dava Charlene Leonard, a 39-year-old mother of six, continues to baffle authorities and cause great distress to her family. On March 3, 2021, Dava was last seen in the charming town of Divide, Colorado, specifically at her boyfriend’s house in the picturesque Rainbow Valley Subdivision, nestled away from Highway 67. The situation became even more troubling when Dava didn’t appear for her son’s 12th birthday on March 5, raising concerns among her loved ones that something was seriously amiss.
Water main break in northwest Colorado Springs
(COLORADO SPRINGS) — The Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) said an intersection in Northwest Colorado Springs is completely closed due to a water main break in the early morning hours of Monday, Dec. 11. CSPD posted on social media at around 7:20 a.m. that the intersection of North 30th Street and Centennial Boulevard was shut […]
No threat found after caller reports seeing armed man enter Colorado Springs hospital
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Police swarmed a Colorado Springs hospital Monday morning after a witness said they saw a man with guns go into the building. Officers rushed to Memorial Central after getting the 911 call just after 6. “The caller reported a male outside the location was armed...
Busted in Teller County December 7, 2023 Edition
David Murphy, date of birth August 1, 1978, of Colorado Springs, Colorado was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear with original charges of lane usage violation, driving without. driver’s license, and driving under restraint. Bond was $1,000. Denis Membreno, date of birth May 13, 1985, of Honduras...
Castle Rock Veteran Scammed Out of Savings by Fake Deputy
A Castle Rock veteran, struggling due to the pandemic, loses $17,000 to a scammer posing as a deputy from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. The scammer claimed the veteran missed a court date related to a PPP loan, threatening jail time if money wasn't sent. The veteran is now warning others.
Reckless Driver Sentenced to Maximum Prison Term for Fatal High-Speed Crash in Douglas County
• James McDonald, 33, was sentenced to 12 years in prison, the maximum sentence under Colorado law, for a deadly crash on Interstate 25 in Douglas County, Colorado in November 2022.
Weekly Safety Report: Deadly Shooting, Homicide, and Drug Dealing Hit Colorado Springs
This week in Colorado Springs, there were several incidents that raised concerns for public safety. These incidents include a woman who was convicted of dragging a tow truck driver to his death being back in jail, a deadly shooting in south Colorado Springs, a child sexual assault suspect and a man facing weapons possession charges being on the Most Wanted list, four adults found dead in a rural area near Colorado Springs, and a mother receiving a federal prison sentence for selling Xanax to her teenage son.
Colorado Springs Neighborhood on Alert as Thieves Steal Garage Door Openers from Vehicles
Beware, Northgate area residents! Thieves are targeting vehicles and garage door openers in your neighborhood. Three suspects, last seen in a silver mini-van and a black sedan, are on the loose. Residents are urged to take extra security measures and report any information to the Colorado Springs Police.
HSPPR seeking information on vehicle connected to animal cruelty investigation
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) - The Human Society of the Pikes Peak Region (HSPPR) and Animal Law Enforcement are seeking the public's help in finding the owner of a vehicle that may be connected to an animal cruelty investigation. No information was provided about the investigation or alleged animal cruelty, just that the HSPPR is The post HSPPR seeking information on vehicle connected to animal cruelty investigation appeared first on KRDO.
Woman on parole for killing tow truck driver arrested for allegedly attacking boyfriend with broom
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (TCD) -- A woman who was released on parole two years ago for killing a tow truck driver was rearrested recently for reportedly assaulting her boyfriend with a broom. According to KKTV-TV, on the evening of Nov. 5, Colorado Springs Police Department officers received a call about...
Fentanyl and meth seized at Colorado Springs homeless camp with multiple arrests made
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Multiple people were arrested after the Colorado Springs Homeless Outreach Team (HOT) was notified of a trespassing complaint recently. The bust came on Wednesday at about 2 p.m. when HOT officers went behind a business in the 1400 block of S. Nevada to make contact with the alleged trespassers. The area is south of downtown Colorado Springs.
1 dead following hit-and-run involving pedestrian in southeast Colorado Springs
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - One person is dead following what police say was a hit-and-run crash involving a pedestrian that closed a busy roadway in southeast Colorado Springs on Friday afternoon. According to Colorado Springs Traffic on social media, westbound Airport Road was closed at Chelton Road just after...
4 found dead inside home near Peyton northeast of Colorado Springs Thursday morning
EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - Law enforcement officers surrounded a home in eastern El Paso County Thursday morning following what the sheriff’s office has confirmed was an overnight shooting. The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office confirms deputies were called out to Akawi Way in the Peyton area around...
CSPD: Hit and run leaves pedestrian hospitalized
(COLORADO SPRINGS) —The Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) is investigating a hit-and-run pedestrian crash that left a person hospitalized with life-threatening injuries on Saturday, Dec. 9. Just before 6 p.m., officers responded to the 500 Block of West Garden of the Gods Road near I-25 after being notified of a hit-and-run vehicle versus pedestrian crash. […]
A Question Of Fight Or Flight
“I knew I had to do something." - Rich Fierro
CSPD: Driver hits two police cars and speeds off
(COLORADO SPRINGS) — The Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) said they attempted to contact a driver who was passed out in a car matching a description of a stolen vehicle. However, the driver sped off hitting two Police Cruisers on Friday afternoon Dec. 8. Officers responded to a report just after 3 p.m. of individuals […]
Shots fired at home on north side of Colorado Springs
(COLORADO SPRINGS) — The Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) is investigating after a home was shot at by unidentified suspects on the evening of Thursday, Dec. 7. According to CSPD, officers responded at 8:15 p.m. on Thursday to a shots fired call in the 8200 block of Telegraph Drive, just southwest of the intersection of […]
Armed suspects leave with undisclosed amount of money
(COLORADO SPRINGS) — The Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) is investigating an armed robbery on Wednesday morning, Dec. 6. Officers responded to the robbery just after 9 a.m. in the 6400 block of North Union Boulevard near Dublin Boulevard. CSPD said two suspects entered a business displaying handguns and demanding money. The suspects left with […]
Three adults, 13-year-old arrested after armed robbery, high speed chase