On May 25, 2023, Daniel Garcia, a Deputy Sheriff with the El Paso County Sheriff's Office was arrested by the Colorado Springs Police Department and booked into the El Paso County Jail.
He is charged with Menacing and First Degree Official Misconduct.
Garcia has been employed with the Sheriff's Office since September 9, 2013, and is assigned to the Detention Operations Division. He has been placed on Administrative Leave in accordance with policy.
As this is an active investigation, we will not provide further comments or press releases regarding this case. All inquiries pertaining to the case must be directed to the Colorado Springs Police Department.