Sheriff News

Suspect in Highway 105 Shooting Arrested

January 15, 2021 - 5:25pm

On January 14, 2021, at approximately 4:26 PM, Palmer Lake Police Department Officers and our deputies responded to a Shooting that occurred in the 700 block of Highway 105.

Upon arrival, officers and deputies found an adult female deceased from a gunshot wound.

Sheriff's Office Investigates Shooting on Highway 105

January 15, 2021 - 6:59am

On January 14, 2021, at approximately 4:26 PM, Palmer Lake Police Department Officers and our deputies responded to a Shooting that occurred in the 700 block of Highway 105.

Upon arrival, officers and deputies found an adult female deceased from a gunshot wound.

Sheriff's Office Looking for Runaway

January 14, 2021 - 4:59pm

The Sheriff's Office is looking for 15 year old runaway, Shanay Ringenoldus.

Shanay is described to have brown hair, blue eyes, is 5' 6", and weighs approximately 110 pounds.

She has a tattoo of a heart on her chest, pierced nose, pieced top and bottom of each ear.

Sheriff's Office Investigates Drive-by Shooting Case

January 14, 2021 - 3:30pm

On January 3, 2021, at approximately 2:35 PM, deputies responded to a Shots Fired call in the intersection of North Dartmouth Street and Landoe Lane.  

Sheriff's Office Investigates Aggravated Burglary Case

January 8, 2021 - 7:07pm

On Tuesday, December 15, 2020, at approximately 11:30 PM, two male suspects entered a property in the 400 block of De La Vista Circle and shot the homeowner.


The suspects fled from the area. The homeowner is recovering from his injuries.

Sheriff's Office Makes Arrests on Sexual Assault Duo

January 6, 2021 - 7:05pm

On Friday, May 15, 2020, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office began investigating a sexual assault which occurred in eastern El Paso County, Colorado.  The victim reported during the assault the suspects alluded to there being additional victims. 

Sheriff's Office Transitions to New Vendor for Video Visitation at the El Paso County Jail

December 31, 2020 - 12:55pm

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office is excited to announce we have changed video visitation vendors. This new system will be functional on laptops, tablets and smart phones; providing more opportunities to visit those who are incarcerated at the El Paso County Jail.