A few minutes before 11 on the night of Dec. 15, police officers in Colorado Springs happened to hear gunshots. Officers then reportedly saw two vehicles, a silver BMW SUV and a dark-colored sedan, leaving the area of the shots.
In July 2015, law enforcement officers learned that a man from Colorado Springs drove to Glendale, Arizona, to pick up methamphetamine. The illegal drug was hidden in the sides of a fish cooler.
Over the past few weeks, there have been several reports of people dressing up as clowns and threatening and harassing people. These reports have surfaced across the country, including in Ohio, Texas and North Carolina. Many of the reports have come from school districts.
The Colorado Springs Police Department Impact Team spent the last month investigating reports of motor vehicle theft, burglary of a motor vehicle, joyrides, crashes and more. Four arrests were recently made, and all four individuals were juveniles.
Many different directions can be taken when defending a Colorado resident against criminal charges. This is why an experienced defense attorney is so important to have by one's side during such proceedings. A trained and experienced defense lawyer can identify what strategy is most appropriate given the factual scenario of the case at hand. In some situations, a defense lawyer might choose to use the "Defense of Truth."
Two men were recently arrested by the Colorado Springs Police Gang Unit. Both tried to run from officers, but were quickly caught and detained.
According to police officer in Colorado Springs, two tips from anonymous callers led to the arrest of a 27-year-old Florida man. The man is facing charges for prohibited use of a weapon, but is also accused of attempting to traffic marijuana. Investigators think that the man was going to transport the marijuana back to Florida.
Have you been charged with a crime? From a drug crime to driving under the influence, you should know one thing: A conviction will change your life forever. With so much on the line, it is important that you know your rights, how the legal process will unfold and what you can do to improve your chance of avoiding serious punishment.
A 52-year-old man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for his role in a hit-and-run crash that claimed the life of a Colorado State Patrol trooper last year.
A video uploaded to YouTube helped police identify and arrest two people allegedly involved in a road rage incident. Police in Colorado Springs responded to a hit-and-run accident near I-25 on Nevada Avenue. While they were investigating the accident, the officers learned that a YouTube video had been posted by a witness who videotaped the incident.