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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Ex-West Texas Deputy Sentenced in DWI FatalityThe 49-year-old Carranza on Monday was convicted of intoxicated manslaughter.
Ex-West Texas Deputy Sentenced in DWI Fatality
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
The 49-year-old Carranza on Monday was convicted of intoxicated manslaughter. Carranza, who was a 17-year veteran of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, was off-duty when his pickup truck struck 26-year-old Richard Lopez. The victim died at the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
West Texas deputy gets 17 years in off-duty DWI fatalityThe 49-year-old Carranza on Monday was convicted of intoxicated manslaughter.
West Texas deputy gets 17 years in off-duty DWI fatality
KTXS Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
The 49-year-old Carranza on Monday was convicted of intoxicated manslaughter. Carranza, who was a 17-year veteran of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, was off-duty when his pickup truck struck 26-year-old Richard Lopez. The victim died at the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
West Texas deputy gets 17 years in off-duty DWI fatalityThe 49-year-old Carranza on Monday was convicted of intoxicated manslaughter.
West Texas deputy gets 17 years in off-duty DWI fatality
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
The 49-year-old Carranza on Monday was convicted of intoxicated manslaughter. Carranza, who was a 17-year veteran of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, was off-duty when his pickup truck struck 26-year-old Richard Lopez. The victim died at the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
West Texas deputy gets 17 years in off-duty DWI fatalityThe 49-year-old Carranza on Monday was convicted of intoxicated manslaughter.
West Texas deputy gets 17 years in off-duty DWI fatality
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 5 days ago
The 49-year-old Carranza on Monday was convicted of intoxicated manslaughter. Carranza, who was a 17-year veteran of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, was off-duty when his pickup truck struck 26-year-old Richard Lopez. The victim died at the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
West Texas deputy gets 17 years in off-duty DWI fatalityThe 49-year-old Carranza on Monday was convicted of intoxicated manslaughter.
West Texas deputy gets 17 years in off-duty DWI fatality
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
The 49-year-old Carranza on Monday was convicted of intoxicated manslaughter. Carranza, who was a 17-year veteran of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, was off-duty when his pickup truck struck 26-year-old Richard Lopez. The victim died at the... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
West Texas deputy gets 17 years in off-duty DWI fatalityThe 49-year-old Carranza on Monday was convicted of intoxicated manslaughter.
West Texas deputy gets 17 years in off-duty DWI fatality
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
The 49-year-old Carranza on Monday was convicted of intoxicated manslaughter. Carranza, who was a 17-year veteran of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, was off-duty when his pickup truck struck 26-year-old Richard Lopez. The victim died at the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Sheriff's deputies aggressively enforcing 'no parking' regulations near Tornillo POEFor weeks, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office and county leaders have been try
Sheriff's deputies aggressively enforcing 'no parking' regulations near Tornillo POE
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 days ago
For weeks, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office and county leaders have been trying to deal with parking problems around the Tornillo Port of Entry. Mexico limits the amount of vehicles that can be imported in a day, leading to a backup of thousands... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
deputy convicted in drunk driving crash that killed 1after the crash. The limit a person is considered legally intoxicated is 0.08.
deputy convicted in drunk driving crash that killed 1
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
after the crash. The limit a person is considered legally intoxicated is 0.08. Carranza, who was a 17-year veteran of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, resigned two days after the accident. He's facing up to 20 years in prison. Copyright 2016... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
deputy convicted in drunk driving crash that killed 1after the crash. The limit a person is considered legally intoxicated is 0.08.
deputy convicted in drunk driving crash that killed 1
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
after the crash. The limit a person is considered legally intoxicated is 0.08. Carranza, who was a 17-year veteran of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, resigned two days after the accident. He's facing up to 20 years in prison. Copyright 2016... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
deputy convicted in drunk driving crash that killed 1after the crash. The limit a person is considered legally intoxicated is 0.08.
deputy convicted in drunk driving crash that killed 1
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 days ago
after the crash. The limit a person is considered legally intoxicated is 0.08. Carranza, who was a 17-year veteran of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, resigned two days after the accident. He's facing up to 20 years in prison. Copyright 2016... Read more
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KXXV Waco
deputy convicted in drunk driving crash that killed 1after the crash. The limit a person is considered legally intoxicated is 0.08.
deputy convicted in drunk driving crash that killed 1
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
after the crash. The limit a person is considered legally intoxicated is 0.08. Carranza, who was a 17-year veteran of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, resigned two days after the accident. He's facing up to 20 years in prison. Copyright 2016... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Investigators ask for help finding El Paso County womanThe El Paso County Sheriff's Office says Lynna Merrill Koehn, 51, is missing.
Investigators ask for help finding El Paso County woman
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
The El Paso County Sheriff's Office says Lynna Merrill Koehn, 51, is missing. Koehn was last seen at the Sunbird Restaurant, near I-25 and Garden of the Gods Road in Colorado Springs, at around 6:45 p.m. Thursday. The sheriff's office says Koehn... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Vehicle investigation closes east gate at Peterson AFBSpace Wing Public Affairs says a vehicle set off the chemical signature detecto
Vehicle investigation closes east gate at Peterson AFB
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
Space Wing Public Affairs says a vehicle set off the chemical signature detector at the east gate at around 12:30 p.m. The El Paso County Sheriff's Office closed Marksheffel Road at Space Village Avenue as a precaution. It has since reopened. The... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Six alleged members of 'Chuco Tango' gang arrested on drug chargesinvestigators said. They are being held at the El Paso County Jail. The DPS Hi
Six alleged members of 'Chuco Tango' gang arrested on drug charges
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
investigators said. They are being held at the El Paso County Jail. The DPS Highway Patrol, United States Marshals Service, El Paso Police Department, El Paso County Sheriff's Office, and the United States Border Patrol assisted in this oper... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Fugitive Friday: Sex offender Chavez Donovan Simpson wanted by El Paso County Sheriff's Officepublic's help to find a wanted fugitive. Chavez Donovan Simpson, 23, aka Deant
Fugitive Friday: Sex offender Chavez Donovan Simpson wanted by El Paso County Sheriff's Office
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 9 days ago
public's help to find a wanted fugitive. Chavez Donovan Simpson, 23, aka Deante Simpson, is wanted on a warrant from the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, according to the Colorado Bureau of Investigation. Simpson was convicted of sexual assault... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
911 Authority board seeks permission to increase the monthly surcharge to fund emergency servicethis year to do the same supplement. For 2015 and 2016, the board authorized: t
911 Authority board seeks permission to increase the monthly surcharge to fund emergency service
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 12 days ago
this year to do the same supplement. For 2015 and 2016, the board authorized: to Colorado Springs call center, $3,382,499; El Paso County Sheriff's Office, $1,479,285; Woodland Park Police Department, $310,357; Fountain Police Department, $467,142;... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Stage one fire restrictions lifted in unincorporated El Paso CountyMore fire restrictions have been lifted thanks to recent rainfall. The El Paso
Stage one fire restrictions lifted in unincorporated El Paso County
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 12 days ago
More fire restrictions have been lifted thanks to recent rainfall. The El Paso County Sheriff's Office says that Stage 1 fire restrictions that were imposed in unincorporated areas of the county have now been lifted. The sheriff's office notes that... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Teenage runaway reported missing in El Paso CountyThe El Paso County Sheriff's Office is trying to find a 13-year-old girl who ra
Teenage runaway reported missing in El Paso County
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 13 days ago
The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is trying to find a 13-year-old girl who ran away earlier this month. Alyra Washington lives in Security-Widefield and is known to hang out in the area of E. Pikes Peak Avenue and S. Murray Boulevard in Colorado... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trial of former sheriff's deputy accused in deadly hit-and-run expected to begin this weekwas not pulled over entirely to the right shoulder. According to ABC-7 archive
Trial of former sheriff's deputy accused in deadly hit-and-run expected to begin this week
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 days ago
was not pulled over entirely to the right shoulder. According to ABC-7 archives, Carranza, a 17-year veteran with the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, met with Sheriff Richard Wiles in regards to the incident and resigned on May 14,... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Parking problems around Tornillo Port of Entry shift to overnight hoursDespite repeated attempts by El Paso County commissioners and the El Paso Count
Parking problems around Tornillo Port of Entry shift to overnight hours
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 days ago
Despite repeated attempts by El Paso County commissioners and the El Paso County Sheriff's office to resolve the situation by placing no parking or limited parking signs, county staff say the lineup of cars waiting to be exported into Mexico continue... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Feds eradicate 5-acre illegal marijuana grow west of Colorado Springs, find 18,300 plantsAdministration official says the agency was involved in the operation, though t
Feds eradicate 5-acre illegal marijuana grow west of Colorado Springs, find 18,300 plants
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 16 days ago
Administration official says the agency was involved in the operation, though the forest service is the lead agency. The El Paso County Sheriff's Office SWAT team and the Department of Homeland Security are also assisting the forest service in... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
El Paso Co. deputies search for man using counterfeit billsThe El Paso County Sheriff's Office is looking for help finding a man using cou
El Paso Co. deputies search for man using counterfeit bills
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 17 days ago
The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is looking for help finding a man using counterfeit bills. Deputies said the man tried to use two $20 counterfeit bills to buy household items at the Walmart in Falcon on Thursday, August 4. The man left the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
El Paso County considering keeping fleet plan on trackManager Hopeton Staple Tuesday morning. He's in charge of maintenance and upkee
El Paso County considering keeping fleet plan on track
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 19 days ago
Manager Hopeton Staple Tuesday morning. He's in charge of maintenance and upkeep of all the county's vehicles including the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. Staple has been in the position for just over two years now, with a focus on getting a... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
13 skydivers in Colorado Springs jump safely when plane catches firefire and the 13 passengers aboard parachuted to safety as it made an emergency
13 skydivers in Colorado Springs jump safely when plane catches fire
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 20 days ago
fire and the 13 passengers aboard parachuted to safety as it made an emergency landing at a small Colorado airport. The El Paso County Sheriff's Office says the plane had just taken off from Colorado Springs East Airport when its engine caught... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches fire after taking offand he said, 'Everybody out,'" Reese said. The skydivers jumped from the plane
Skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches fire after taking off
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
and he said, 'Everybody out,'" Reese said. The skydivers jumped from the plane and were picked up by company workers, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. No injuries were reported, and the plane landed safely back at the airport. The... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
GoPro Camera, stolen airplane key elements in former firefighter's murder investigationafter making a delivery in the area. His co-worker started to get concerned wh
GoPro Camera, stolen airplane key elements in former firefighter's murder investigation
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 20 days ago
after making a delivery in the area. His co-worker started to get concerned when he hadn't heard from Ritz so he asked El Paso County Sheriff's Office deputies to check out the situation. When deputies arrived at the property, they found... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
13 skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches fireTV station KRDO (http://bit.ly/2aM76oL ). The skydivers jumped from the plane
13 skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches fire
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
TV station KRDO (http://bit.ly/2aM76oL ). The skydivers jumped from the plane and were picked up by company workers, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. No injuries were reported, and the plane landed safety back at the airport. The... Read more
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Calgary Sun
13 skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches firetold Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and
13 skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches fire
Calgary Sun / Posted 20 days ago
told Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and were picked up by company workers, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. No injuries were reported, and the plane landed safety back at the airport. The... Read more
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News.com.au
US skydivers jump as plane catches firetold Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and
US skydivers jump as plane catches fire
News.com.au / Posted 20 days ago
told Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and were picked up by company workers, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. No injuries were reported, and the plane landed safety back at the airport. The... Read more
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Perth Now
US skydivers jump as plane catches firetold Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and
US skydivers jump as plane catches fire
Perth Now / Posted 20 days ago
told Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and were picked up by company workers, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. No injuries were reported, and the plane landed safety back at the airport. The... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Sheriff's Office says "no parking" signs near Tornillo POE are working, county to install more signsstretch of the roadway from 7 am to noon in order to facilitate the export proc
Sheriff's Office says "no parking" signs near Tornillo POE are working, county to install more signs
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 20 days ago
stretch of the roadway from 7 am to noon in order to facilitate the export process," said Lt. Ryan Urrutia from the El Paso County Sheriff's Office Clint patrol station. "The additional signage will also prohibit parking from Lower Island... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
13 skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches fireTV station KRDO (http://bit.ly/2aM76oL ). The skydivers jumped from the plane
13 skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches fire
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
TV station KRDO (http://bit.ly/2aM76oL ). The skydivers jumped from the plane and were picked up by company workers, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. No injuries were reported, and the plane landed safety back at the airport. The... Read more
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Adelaide Now
US skydivers jump as plane catches firetold Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and
US skydivers jump as plane catches fire
Adelaide Now / Posted 20 days ago
told Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and were picked up by company workers, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. No injuries were reported, and the plane landed safety back at the airport. The... Read more
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Herald Sun
US skydivers jump as plane catches firetold Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and
US skydivers jump as plane catches fire
Herald Sun / Posted 20 days ago
told Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and were picked up by company workers, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. No injuries were reported, and the plane landed safety back at the airport. The... Read more
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Weekly Times
US skydivers jump as plane catches firetold Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and
US skydivers jump as plane catches fire
Weekly Times / Posted 20 days ago
told Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and were picked up by company workers, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. No injuries were reported, and the plane landed safety back at the airport. The... Read more
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The Courier Mail
US skydivers jump as plane catches firetold Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and
US skydivers jump as plane catches fire
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 days ago
told Colorado Springs TV station KRDO. The skydivers jumped from the plane and were picked up by company workers, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. No injuries were reported, and the plane landed safety back at the airport. The... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
El Paso County takes over Fountain dispatch duties to help improve response timeSchenbri. Sheriff Bill Eder says it won't be an issue because all of the Fount
El Paso County takes over Fountain dispatch duties to help improve response time
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 20 days ago
Schenbri. Sheriff Bill Eder says it won't be an issue because all of the Fountain dispatchers are working together at the El Paso County Sheriff's office as one team. "Now w'ere just one big agency that incorporates their dispatching as well. We... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
13 skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches fireTV station KRDO (http://bit.ly/2aM76oL ). The skydivers jumped from the plane
13 skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches fire
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 20 days ago
TV station KRDO (http://bit.ly/2aM76oL ). The skydivers jumped from the plane and were picked up by company workers, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. No injuries were reported, and the plane landed safety back at the airport. The... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
13 skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches fireTV station KRDO (http://bit.ly/2aM76oL ). The skydivers jumped from the plane
13 skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches fire
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 20 days ago
TV station KRDO (http://bit.ly/2aM76oL ). The skydivers jumped from the plane and were picked up by company workers, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. No injuries were reported, and the plane landed safety back at the airport. The... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
13 skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches fireTV station KRDO (http://bit.ly/2aM76oL ). The skydivers jumped from the plane
13 skydivers in Colorado jump safely when plane catches fire
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
TV station KRDO (http://bit.ly/2aM76oL ). The skydivers jumped from the plane and were picked up by company workers, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. No injuries were reported, and the plane landed safety back at the airport. The... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Suspicious package found near Fort CarsonThe El Paso County Sheriff's Office says that Fort Carson Explosive Ordnance Di
Suspicious package found near Fort Carson
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 21 days ago
The El Paso County Sheriff's Office says that Fort Carson Explosive Ordnance Disposal is investigating a suspicious package that was found off of B Street. B Street is located just south of Colorado Springs and just north of Fort Carson. It connects... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Passengers parachute from plane after engine catches fire near Colorado Springsafternoon parachuted to safety before the aircraft made an emergency landing at
Passengers parachute from plane after engine catches fire near Colorado Springs
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 21 days ago
afternoon parachuted to safety before the aircraft made an emergency landing at the Colorado Springs East Airport, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said. The plane had just departed from the small airport at 3060 Flying View in east El Paso... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Skydiving plane makes emergency landing at Springs East AirportA skydiving plane had to make an emergency landing at the Colorado Springs East
Skydiving plane makes emergency landing at Springs East Airport
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 21 days ago
A skydiving plane had to make an emergency landing at the Colorado Springs East Airport on Sunday. According to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, a bird may have gotten into the engine, causing it to catch on fire. Fourteen people were on board.... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
EPSO: Suspect charged $400 on stolen card at Cheese Cake FactoryThe El Paso County Sheriff's Office is searching for the man responsible for ch
EPSO: Suspect charged $400 on stolen card at Cheese Cake Factory
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 22 days ago
The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is searching for the man responsible for charging hundreds of dollars onto a stolen credit card. On Thursday, July 7, a man was seen using a stolen credit card to make several fraudulent purchases at the Park... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trial begins for young man accused of strangling 15-old girlfriend in 2013the victim had fallen asleep in the bathtub and drowned. Monday, jurors heard
Trial begins for young man accused of strangling 15-old girlfriend in 2013
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 27 days ago
the victim had fallen asleep in the bathtub and drowned. Monday, jurors heard from a crime scene investigator with the El Paso County Sheriff's Office who dusted the bathroom for fingerprints. The investigator told jurors she found nail polish... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Rural fire reports a reminder that even with recent rains, danger remainsleast one fire burned between 5 and 10 acres near the intersection of S. Meridi
Rural fire reports a reminder that even with recent rains, danger remains
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 27 days ago
least one fire burned between 5 and 10 acres near the intersection of S. Meridian Road and Hanover Road, according to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. A fire was also reported off of Overton Road in Pueblo County. No other details have been... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Counterfeit $100 bills circulating in El Paso CountyThe El Paso County Sheriff's Office says there has been an increase in counterf
Counterfeit $100 bills circulating in El Paso County
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted a month ago
The El Paso County Sheriff's Office says there has been an increase in counterfeit $100 bills circulating in the Colorado Springs area. The sheriff's office released surveillance photos of two men who are accused of using the fake bills at a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Police investigate after body found in Colorado Springs alleyintersection of E. Vermijo Avenue and S. Tejon Street. The body of a man in hi
Police investigate after body found in Colorado Springs alley
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 1 months ago
intersection of E. Vermijo Avenue and S. Tejon Street. The body of a man in his 20s was discovered by an employee in the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. Investigators say that there are no obvious signs of a suspicious death, but the... Read more

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