Procedural Changes Made In Elbert County Ahead Of Wednesday's StormAs the state prepares for a strong spring storm Wednesday, many agencies are making changes to the way they respond to severe weather.
'Bogus': Mother Upset By Sheriff's Refusal To Release Video In Taser DeathElbert County Sheriff Shayne Heap is refusing to release body worn camera video that captured the events leading up to the death of Matt Poer.
DA Rules Taser Use Justified in Elbert County DeathA district attorney has ruled an Elbert County Sheriff's deputy was justified in using his taser on Christopher Matthew Poer, a man who ultimately died in part due to the taser shock.
Sheriff's Office Searches For Missing Assault WeaponThe Elbert County Sheriff's office is missing a military M16 assault rifle and multiple agencies are involved in the search for it.
2 Dead Near Suspected Illegal Pot Grow OperationAuthorities say two men are dead after being found with gunshot wounds near a suspected illegal marijuana grow on Colorado's Eastern Plains.
3 Arrested After Allegedly Holding, Abusing Minor For 2 WeeksThree people are in custody in Elbert County and accused of holding a minor for more than two weeks in September.
Sanctuary Owner Claims Death Threats After Animals EuthanizedOne of the owners of the Lion's Gate Sanctuary in Elbert County that euthanized all 11 of its animals says she's received death threats.
Animal Sanctuary Under Investigation After Euthanizing Lions, Tigers & BearsFederal and local authorities are investigating whether the Lion's Gate Sanctuary in Elbert County violated laws last month when it euthanized all 11 of its animals.
Warrant Issued For Deputy In Poaching FeloniesA nationwide warrant has been issued for a former Colorado sheriff's deputy wanted for poaching deer near Elbert.
Arrest Made In Rancher's Murder: 'They Just Wouldn’t Let It Go'CBS4 has learned that investigators have made an arrest in a year-old Elbert County murder case.
Deputy Injured In Hit-And-Run: 'I Feel Like I Got Hit By A Truck'An Elbert County deputy who was hurt in a hit-and-run crash northwest of Kiowa this week is out of the hospital and in good humor.
Rep. Fields At White House For Gun Announcement, Gardner Slams ActionA state lawmaker who pushed for gun control legislation in Colorado was among those invited to the White House for the announcement of President Barack Obama's plan to tighten gun regulations.
DougCo Deputy Clerk & Recorder Fired Following CBS4 InvestigationDouglas County Deputy Clerk and Recorder Mike Acree has been fired one week after a CBS4 investigation revealed he tried to intervene on a speeding ticket received by a subordinate.
Firefighter Accused Of Starting Large Elbert County Fire Appears In CourtA man who authorities in Elbert County believe is responsible for starting a wildfire last summer that forced the evacuation of a town and burned several hundred acres appeared before a judge on Wednesday.
Volunteer Firefighter Arrested In 2012 Summer Wildfire Arson CaseAuthorities in Elbert County have arrested a man they believe is responsible for starting a wildfire last summer that forced the evacuation of a town and burned several hundred acres.