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Mary Lou Makepeace and John Suthers (credit: makepeace4mayor.com/CBS)

Colorado Springs Mayor’s Race Goes To Runoff Election

A runoff election next month will determine who will be the next mayor of Colorado Springs.

04/08/2015

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Former Sheriff Pat Sullivan To Be Released From Prison Wednesday

CBS4 has learned that former Arapahoe County Sheriff Pat Sullivan will be paroled from prison Wednesday, several weeks before his mandatory release date.

03/17/2015

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Officer Who Killed Unarmed Suspect Has Yet To Tell Full Story

The police officer who shot and killed a career criminal who cut off his ankle tracking monitor has retained a lawyer and has not yet told his full story.

03/10/2015

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Colorado Prisons Make Small Profit From Inmate Work Program

Colorado prisons are making big profits from charging inmates for phone calls and other personal items, but they’re struggling to break even from shops run by inmate labor.

01/27/2015

Manual Rodriguez, left, and Adolfo Lopez (credit: CBS)

2nd Escaped Inmate In Custody After Standoff In Colorado Springs

A Denver inmate who walked away from a work site is back in police custody.

09/13/2014

Manual Rodriguez, left, and Adolfo Lopez (credit: CBS)

Search Continues For Inmate Who Walked Away From Work Vehicle

The Colorado Department of Corrections contiues to search for one of two convicts who walked away from a work vehicle on Thursday afternoon.

09/12/2014

Manual Rodriguez, left, and Adolfo Lopez (credit: CBS)

Two Convicts Walk Away From Work Vehicle In Denver

The Colorado Department of Corrections is searching for two convicts who walked away from a work vehicle on Thursday afternoon.

09/11/2014

Colorado Inmate’s Death Not Reported For More Than A Year

Colorado prison officials waited nearly a year and a half to report the death of a mentally ill inmate to health officials, delaying an outside review into policies and procedures that may have led to the death.

08/25/2014

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Inmate Dies At Sterling State Prison

Authorities say an inmate has died at the state prison in Sterling, and it appears to be a homicide.

08/11/2014

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Austin Sigg Moved To Out-Of-State Prison

The killer of Jessica Ridgeway has been moved to a prison in another state.

06/21/2014

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