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 News    May 15, 2019 

Sheriff's Office Has Graduation Ceremony for 19-1 Detentions Academy

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office hosted a graduation ceremony for 18 deputies (pictured above) who successfully completed the 19-1 Detentions Academy.  The graduation ceremony was May 10 at...

 
 News    May 8, 2019

Sheriff's Office Honors Myrtle Moldrem 2018 Volunteer of the Year

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office Volunteer Program is comprised of a group of citizens with a true and common desire to partner with the Sheriff's Office to help provide public safety services to...

 
 News    May 8, 2019

Sheriff's Office Honors 2018 Volunteer and Volunteer Unit of the Year

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office Volunteer Program is comprised of a group of citizens with a true and common desire to partner with the sheriff's office to help provide public safety services to...

 
 News    May 8, 2019

Crime Stoppers Seek Fugitives

Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers is asking for your assistance in locating the following individuals for whom felony arrest warrants have been issued: MELISHA COOK is a Black Female, 40 years old,...

 
 News    May 1, 2019

Gunshot Victim From Homicide Investigation Identified

The El Paso County Coroner’s Office has identified the deceased male who was found with a gunshot wound on April 21, in the 6400 block of Hwy. 85/87. The Fountain Police Department reported the victim was identified as Cordell Marquiz Rosenberg,...

 

Fountain Police Investigating Late Night Sunday Shooting That Left Man Dead

At approximately 10:15 p.m. Sunday, officers with the Fountain Police Department responded to the 6400 block of South Highway 85/87 on a reported shooting. According to FPD Public Safety Information Officer Lisa Schneider, upon arrival, officers...

 

Crime Stoppers Seek Fugitives

Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers is asking for your assistance in locating the following individuals for whom felony arrest warrants have been issued: ROBERT ADAM ANDREWS is a White Male, 36 years old,...

 

Victim in Security Homicide Identified, Man Arrested

On Sunday, April 14, at approximately 2:05 a.m., deputies with the El Paso County Sheriff's Office responded to a Domestic Violence call in the 1900 block of Hallam Avenue.  When deputies arrived on...

 

Sheriff's Office Releases March Statistics for Sheriff's Top Priorities

In 2017, Sheriff Bill Elder laid out illegal marijuana enforcement, addressing mental health in the community and reducing the average daily jail population as his top priorities for the next four years of his administration.   In March, we...

 

El Paso County Sheriff's Office K-9 Knox Receives Donation of Body Armor

El Paso County Sheriff's Office K-9 Knox has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. The vest was...

 

Fountain P.D. Offers New "Home Safe" Program That Will Help Locate Cognitively Impaired Residents If They Go Missing

This week the Fountain Police Department announce a new program for the community called “Home Safe.” This program is designed to help assist officers in the event an adult or child with a cognitive impairment goes missing. Children and adults...

 

Sheriff's Office Releases Monthly Statistics on Sheriff Elder's Top Priorities

In 2017, Sheriff Bill Elder laid out illegal marijuana enforcement, addressing mental health in the community and reducing the average daily jail population as his top priorities for the next four years of his administration.  The Sheriff’s Office...

 

Child Dies in Three-Car Crash Monday on I-25 Witnesses sought

The Colorado State Patrol is investigating a three-vehicle crash that occurred about 3:45 p.m. Monday on Interstate 25 near milepost 134 (between the S. Academy and Mesa Ridge Parkway exits.) The crash resulted in one fatality. According to the...

 

Police Seek Information About Man Arrested for Failing to Register as Sex Offender

On February 27, at approximately 6 a.m., members of the Fountain Police Department's Rapid Response Team (RRT) executed a search warrant in the 500 block of Royalty Place in an attempt to apprehend a...

 

Fountain Police Asking Public's Assistance in Locating Armed and Dangerous Man

The Fountain Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating an armed and dangerous male known to frequent the Fountain area. According to Lisa Schneider, FPD Public Safety Information Officer, the male subject is Glen Mitchell...

 

County Jail Reaches Critical Population

The El Paso County Jail, located at 2739 E. Las Vegas Street, is at a critical point in managing the inmate population as it reached record highs last week with a jail population of 1,717 and a total inmate population of 1,880.  The last record for...

 

Sheriff's Office Accepting Applications for Spring Citizens Academy

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office is now accepting applications for the Spring Citizens’ Academy.  The Citizens’ Academy will begin on Tuesday, April 16, and will be held on Tuesday evenings, from 6 to 9 p.m..  The Academy will be conducted...

 

City of Fountain Hires New Fire Chief

There is a new man in charge of the Fountain Fire Department. James Maxon was recently hired as the city's new fire chief. He will begin his duties in March. Former Fountain Fire Chief Darin Anstine...

 

Philippine Bureau of Fire Protection trains with Fountain Fire Department

For 2 full pages of photo highlights click the following link: https://www.epcan.com/home/customer_files/pdfs/alternate/phillipines_train_with_fountain_fire_red.pdf The Fountain Fire Department...

 

Man Killed, Fountain Resident Hurt in Three-Vehicle Crash on I-25

A Fountain resident was hurt in a three-vehicle crash at 5:05 p.m. last Wednesday at I-25 Milepost 131 located between the South Academy and Mesa Ridgeway exits. According to the Colorado State Patrol, Bethany Meisner, 26 of Pueblo, was driving a...

 

Dangerous Fugitive Sought by Fountain P.D.

The Fountain Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating a wanted subject known to frequent the Fountain area, specifically the area of Hadley Street. The subject is... Full story

 

Eight FFD Firefighters Certified as Ice Rescue Technicians

Fountain Fire Department Captain Nathan Mascarenas and firefighter/paramedic Jack Langley recently certified eight more FFD firefighters as Ice Rescue Technicians during training at Penrose Lake at...

 

Fountain Fire Department Respond to Structure Fire on Daffodil St. 

 Fountain Fire Department personnel responded to fire Sunday afternoon in the 800 block of Daffodil St., in Fountain. We are asking the public to avoid the area.  According to Lisa Schneider, Public Safety Information Officer for the Fountain...

 

Sheriff Warns of Phishing Scam Using Sheriff's Email

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office has received intelligence of a “phishing” scam that is going around using the email address of the Sheriff’s office Crime Prevention Coordinator. The email message states that a contract is in the process o...

 

Fountain PD's K9 Phoenix Receives Donation of Body Armor

Fountain Police Department's K9 Phoenix has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. The vest was sponsored...

 

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