Judge: Colorado Sheriff Cannot Hold Prisoners For ICEThe judge ruled El Paso County Sheriff Bill Elder has no authority to hold people once they have posted bond, completed a sentence or otherwise resolved their state case.
Colorado Gold Star Family Raises Funds For Annual Hunt For VeteransA Gold Star family in Northern Colorado continued a tradition of helping others through a fundraiser in honor of their fallen soldier.
El Paso County Sheriff Will Appeal Ruling On Immigrant InmatesA Colorado sheriff will appeal a court ruling preventing him from holding inmates who have posted bond for possible deportation.
Judge: Sheriff Cannot Hold Inmates For Federal AuthoritiesA Colorado judge says a sheriff cannot keep people who have paid bond in jail for possible deportation by federal authorities.
Lawsuit: Colorado Sheriff's Policy Violates Immigrant RightsA Colorado sheriff's department is improperly holding people suspected of being in the country illegally on behalf of federal authorities, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday by the Colorado American Civil Liberties Union.
'My Heart Is Broken': El Paso County Sheriff Remembers Deputy KilledEl Paso County Sheriff Bill Elder responded to the deadly shooting of one of his deputies less than one day earlier.
Colorado Police Defeat Forfeiture Oversight ProposalA Colorado proposal to expand oversight of police who take a citizen's property has been defeated after intense resistance from law enforcement.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Sign Letter To White House Opposing Guantanamo Detainees PlanAs President Barack Obama considers what to do about fulfilling his campaign pledge to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and possibly bring the prisoners to Colorado, 40 sheriffs from Colorado have voiced their opposition in a letter to the White House.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Oppose Guantanamo Detainee PlansFifty sheriffs across Colorado have written to the White House to oppose any plan to move Guantanamo detainees to the state.
Standoff Ends In Shooting In Back Of Deputy's Squad CarA 4-hour standoff with an armed man in the back of a sheriff's deputy's patrol car in Colorado ended when the man fatally shot himself, sheriff's investigators said.
Terry Maketa, Embattled El Paso Sheriff, Leaves OfficeTerry Maketa, the controversial El Paso County sheriff, stepped down two weeks before the end of his third term.
El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa Announces He'll ResignEmbattled El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa announced he will leave office on Dec. 31.