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Robbers Force Sandwich Shop Employee Into Freezer In Monument

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Department says two robbers forced a sandwich shop employee into a freezer Wednesday morning and made off with about $350.

03/25/2015

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El Paso County Deputy Crashes Patrol Car, Cited For Careless Driving

An El Paso County sheriff’s deputy was cited for careless driving after crashing a patrol car on top of a guardrail.

03/08/2015

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Owner Of Horses Found Dead & Malnourished In Black Forest Faces Charges

The owner of dead and malnourished horses found in a barn in Black Forest last Friday will face animal cruelty charges.

09/23/2014

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A Dozen Dead Horses Found With Sick Horses Living In Foot-Deep Feces

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Department is investigating after as many a dozen horses were found dead inside a barn on a property in Black Forest Friday afternoon.

09/20/2014

El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa meets with county commissioners on June 17, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Sheriff Maketa Meets With Commissioners Who Called For His Resignation

With his wife at his side, El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa on Tuesday met the commissioners who called for his resignation face to face.

06/17/2014

El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa (credit: CBS)

Sheriff Maketa Admits ‘Inappropriate Behavior,’ Won’t Step Down

The El Paso County Sheriff has apologized for his behavior but says he has no intention of resigning.

06/03/2014

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Supervisor Calls Black Forest Fire Report ‘Ridiculous’

A new report by the Black Forest Fire Department claims firefighters secretly protected the home of a commander with the El Paso County Sheriff’s Department.

03/24/2014

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Deputies Find Body, Meth Lab In Springs Area Home

Authorities say a dead body and a methamphetamine lab were found in a home near Monument north of Colorado Springs.

11/14/2013

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Names Of Black Forest Shooting Victims Released

A 46-year-old man was arrested on charges of murder and attempted murder in the shooting deaths of two people and the wounding of a third in the Black Forest neighborhood.

11/11/2013

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Person Of Interest In Black Forest Fatal Shootings In Custody

A man wanted in connection with three shootings, two of them fatal, in Black Forest was taken into custody Sunday morning.

11/10/2013

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