Sheriff News

Medical Emergency Results in Inmate's Death

September 25, 2021 - 2:24pm

On September 25, 2021, at approximately 12:03 AM, a medical emergency was declared in a male housing ward at the El Paso County Jail. 

Body of Man Found in Section 16 Trailhead

September 23, 2021 - 4:39pm

On September 22, 2021, at approximately 6:24 PM, we received a 911 call in reference to a body found in Section 16 trailhead on Gold Camp Road located in unincorporated El Paso County. 

Sheriff's Office Investigating Harassment and Misconduct at Falcon High School

September 22, 2021 - 5:30pm

On September 15, 2021, at approximately 10:30 a.m., our assigned Falcon High School Resource Officer (deputy) was notified by the Falcon High School Administrators of a possible hazing incident. The school is located in the 10000 block of Lambert Road, in unincorporated El Paso County. 

Sheriff's Office Asks for Assistance in Locating Missing Adult

September 21, 2021 - 7:37pm

On September 14, 2021, at approximately 6:07 p.m., our Communications center received a report of a missing 25-year-old woman, Angelita Godinez. 

The reporting party said she last spoke to her on September 5, 2021. 

Person of Interest Sought in Shooting at Widefield High School

September 20, 2021 - 4:14pm

On September 18, 2021, at 4:21 p.m., the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office received multiple calls reporting a shooting in the area of Widefield High School.

Suspect Arrested in Early Morning Shooting on Omaha Boulevard

September 17, 2021 - 6:52pm

On September 17, 2021, at approximately 2:47 AM, Colorado Springs Police Department Communications Center received a 911 call of a shooting that occurred in the 7100 block of Omaha Boulevard, which is located in Unincorporated El Paso County. 

Suspect in Kokomo Street Stabbing Arrested

September 15, 2021 - 10:45am

On September 14, 2021, at approximately 2:41 PM, deputies were dispatched to the 130 block of Kokomo Street, in Unincorporated El Paso County, in reference to a Domestic Violence call reported by witnesses. At the same time a male arrived at the UC Health ER in Fountain with a stab wound.

El Paso County Jail Inmate Who Died at Local Hospital Identified

September 14, 2021 - 1:10pm

On August 28, 2021, an adult male inmate detained at the El Paso County Jail was transported by ambulance to a local hospital and later admitted due to a need for continued medical treatment for various ailments.

Stage I Fire Restrictions in Place for Unincorporated El Paso County

September 13, 2021 - 8:00am

Stage I Fire Restrictions in Place for Unincorporated El Paso County