New Sheriff Releases Secret Body Cam Video Of Christopher 'Matt' Poer's DeathThe new sheriff in Elbert County, Tim Norton, has released to CBS4 previously-suppressed body camera footage of the controversial 2018 death of Christopher 'Matt' Poer.
'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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Crews Contain 1,500-Acre Brush Fire Near Agate In Elbert CountyFirefighters are battling a wildfire that broke out Tuesday in Elbert County.
Fired Douglas County Employee Nets $27,823 In SeveranceThe former Douglas County Deputy Clerk and Recorder, who was fired in 2013 after a CBS4 Investigation revealed what some viewed as attempted “ticket fixing,” has been awarded nearly $30,000 in severance payments.
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.
Douglas County Official Intervened On Speeding TicketDouglas County Deputy Clerk and Recorder Mike Acree admits he contacted the Elbert County Sheriff about a speeding ticket received by one of Acree's subordinates, but Acree says he was not trying to act unethically.
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.