1. Sheriff News
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    Pueblo Prepares for Next Phase of Vaccinations

    February 26, 2021- Planners of the Pueblo County COVID-19 vaccination clinic are moving forward with vaccinating more of the population in March, including individuals who fall under the newly created Phases 1B.3 and 1B.4 announced by Gov. Jared Polis. Read on...
  2. HIRING DETENTION

    Sheriff's Office Hiring Detention Deputies

    February 26, 2021 - The Pueblo County Sheriff's Office is seeking qualified candidates to establish an eligibility list for the position of Detention Deputy. All applications must be submitted online. The application deadline is 5 p.m. Sunday, March 21. Read on...
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    Residents 65+ Urged to Register for COVID Vaccine Today

    February 22, 2021 - After administering more than 3,400 second-dose vaccines to residents over age 70 last week, Pueblo County community COVID-19 vaccination clinic planners are focusing on providing first doses to 3,000 residents over 65. Read on...
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    Pueblo COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Stays the Course over Weekend

    February 16, 2021- Pueblo County COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic planners remained dedicated to their mission over the weekend, vaccinating more than 1,600 educators at clinics held at the Colorado State Fairgrounds Southwest Motors Events Center. Read on...
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    Suspicious 9-1-1 Call Leads to Deputies Finding Illegal Marijuana Grow Worth $300,000

    February 13, 2021 - Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies responding to an abandoned 9-1-1 call Saturday afternoon found an illegal marijuana grow operation worth an estimated $300,000 in a Pueblo West home. One man with ties to China was arrested. Read on...
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    Weekly Update: Pueblo’s Mass Vaccination Clinic

    February 8, 2021 - Pueblo County’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic continued administering vaccine the first week of February, dispensing an additional 2,800 COVID-19 vaccines in just two days. Read on...
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    Governor Moves Pueblo to Level Blue on COVID Dial Effective Saturday

    February 5, 2021 - Pueblo County will move to the Level Blue on the new Dial 2.0 effective 9 a.m. Saturday. Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment and Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office are excited about the unexpected positive change. Read on...
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    Community Vaccine Clinic Begins Second Doses for 70+ Residents

    February 3, 2021 – The Pueblo County community COVID-19 vaccination clinic will take a short pause next week from giving first-dose vaccines, as it shifts to providing second doses for those due the booster. Second-dose clinics will be Feb. 8-11. Read on...
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    Residents 70+ Encouraged to Register for COVID Vaccine

    Feb. 1, 2021 - The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office & the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment, along with first responder agencies and volunteers administered more than 8,600 COVID-19 vaccines to residents age 70-and-older in January. Read on...
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    Pueblo’s 70+ COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Moves into Week 3

    January 25, 2021 - Pueblo’s Unified COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic administered more than 1,300 first-dose vaccines and 600 second-dose vaccines last week. Clinic organizers coordinated nearly a full week of vaccination clinics to close out the month. Read on...
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    Two Arrested for Thefts at Legal Marijuana Businesses in Pueblo County

    January 21, 2021 - Pueblo County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested two Colorado Springs men Tuesday for theft of marijuana product valued at more than $269,000 from two legal marijuana operations in Pueblo County. Read on...
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    Pueblo Unified COVID Clinic Moves into Second Doses

    January 20, 2021 - The community’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic will begin administering the second doses to Pueblo’s first responders and medical professionals on Saturday. Second dose clinics will be scheduled regularly. Read on...
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    Pueblo Waits for Additional Vaccine to Provide More COVID-19 Vaccinations

    Jan. 15, 2021-As the number of 70+ residents registered for COVID vaccine hit 66% and first responders/medical staff celebrated 1,000 doses given in a day, Pueblo Dept. of Public Health and Environment said the clinic will be closed until mid-next week. Read on...
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    COVID Vaccine Site Set to Administer Record 1,000 Vaccines on Thursday

    January 13, 2021 - Pueblo County has worked hard the past 72 hours to streamline the vaccination clinic. Today, Pueblo Department of Health and Environment confirmed the highest number of doses to date in Pueblo County will be available tomorrow. Read on...
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    Pueblo’s #70+ COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Rolls Smoothly into Day 2

    January 12, 2021 - What a difference a day makes! That was the clear to the workers, citizens, and emergency responders as Pueblo County rolled smoothly into 70+ Vaccination Clinic Day 2. Read on...
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    Deputies Arrest Three in Theft, Shots Fired Call at Marijuana Grow

    January 7, 2021- Pueblo County Sheriff’s Deputies quickly apprehended and arrested three people who burglarized a legal marijuana grow in east of Pueblo Wednesday morning. Read on...
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    Sheriff Taylor Announces Scholarship Program for High School Seniors

    January 8, 2021 - Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor announced today the County Sheriffs of Colorado, Inc. (CSOC) will award a $1,000 scholarship to a deserving local high school senior. Read on...
  18. Investigation Update

    Overnight Investigation Reveals Little

    January 2, 2021 - Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Detectives worked into the early morning hours executing a search warrant at a home on Tenderfoot Lane in Pueblo West. The search yielded no improvised explosives devices (IED) or similar items. Read on...
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    Emergency Medical Personnel Begin Receiving COVID-19 Vaccine

    December 23, 2020 - Select first responders in Pueblo County began receiving the COVID-19 vaccine today as the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office, working with the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment, continue to roll out the vaccine. Read on...
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    Sheriff Taylor Donates Life-Saving Equipment to Rural Fire Departments

    December 18, 2020 - In true holiday spirit, Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor visited Pueblo’s rural fire departments Thursday delivering a “gift”. Each agency received the latest in portable medical technology, a LifePak 15 Monitor/Defibrillator. Read on...
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    Fire Restrictions Lifted for Pueblo County

    December 16, 2020 - Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor announced today that Pueblo County is no longer under fire restrictions. Effective immediately, Stage 1 fire restrictions have been lifted. Read on...
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    Detectives Investigating Suspicious Death at St. Charles Mesa Area Home

    December 9, 2020 - The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death after a body was found Monday night at a home on 27th Lane. Deputies went to the home in the 1600 block of 27th Ln on a welfare check of the 46-year-old resident. Read on...
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    Another Illegal Marijuana Grow Found at South Pueblo County Home

    November 19, 2020 - Pueblo County Sheriff’s Narcotics detectives arrested one man after finding an illegal marijuana grow today worth an estimated $216,000 at a home in south Pueblo County. Detectives seized more than 200 marijuana plants. Read on...
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    Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Field in Eastern Pueblo County

    November 17, 2020 - No one was injured after a single-engine plane made an emergency landing earlier today in a field in East Pueblo County. Pueblo County Sheriff’s Deputies were sent to the area of DOT Rd, north of United Rd on the emergency landing. Read on...
  25. SCAM ALERT

    Sheriff’s Office Warns of Traffic Citation Scam

    November 17, 2020 - The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of an online scam involving scammers seeking payment for traffic infractions. Residents reported receiving a message alerting them of an outstanding ticket on a traffic violation. Read on...
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    Man Arrested in Shooting Death at Pueblo County Campground

    November 12, 2020 - Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 30-year-old Texas man in connection with the shooting death of another man late Wednesday night at a campground north of Pueblo. Read on...
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    North Pueblo County Home Destroyed by Fire

    November 9, 2020 - The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office fire team, with mutual aid from Pueblo West Fire and Pueblo City Fire, responded to an early morning fire that a home in north Pueblo County. Two residents were able to safely evacuate the residence. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Outbreak at Pueblo County Jail

    November 3, 2020 - Public health officials have notified the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office that there is an outbreak of COVID-19 at the Pueblo County Jail. Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor was notified of the outbreak on Monday. Read on...
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    Tense Standoff at Colorado City Home Ends With Arrest

    October 24, 2020 - A 33-year-old man was arrested early this morning following a tense hours-long standoff with Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office SWAT members after they responded to his Colorado City home when it was reported he stabbed his girlfriend. Read on...
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    Second Illegal Marijuana Grow Operation Found in Pueblo West Home

    October 23, 2020 - Alterations to a Pueblo West home’s electrical system tipped off Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies Thursday to an illegal marijuana grow at the home, also the site of a 2016 bust. Detectives seized 76 plants worth an estimated $76,000. Read on...
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    Deputies Collecting Unwanted Prescription Drugs at Annual Take-Back Event

    October 19, 2020 - Do you have outdated or unwanted prescription drugs in your medicine cabinet? The annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day hosted by the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office on Saturday, Oct. 24, is an event you won’t want to miss. Read on...
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    Special Olympics Raffling New Ford Truck

    October 14, 2020 - Special Olympics Colorado is offering residents an opportunity to win a new truck while supporting Special Olympics athletes. Now through Nov. 2, Colorado residents can buy a raffle ticket for a chance to win a Ford F-150 truck. Read on...
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    Narcotics Detectives Find Illegal Marijuana Grow in Rural Avondale

    October 9, 2020 - Pueblo County Sheriff’s Narcotics detectives, acting on a tip from a citizen, discovered an illegal marijuana grow in rural Avondale this morning. One person was arrested and 36 marijuana plants worth an estimated $36,000 were seized. Read on...
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    Sheriff’s Office Inducted into Special Olympics Hall of Fame

    October 8, 2020 - The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office was inducted into the Special Olympics Colorado Hall of Fame Wednesday during a virtual ceremony. PCSO was honored as the Law Enforcement Agency inductee into the 2020 Hall of Fame. Read on...
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    Two Arrested in Connection with Child Abuse Death

    September 30, 2020 - The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two people in connection with the September 18 death of a 15-month-old child, who was in foster care at a Pueblo West home. Read on...
  36. Investigation Update

    UPDATE: Detectives Seeking Information on Suspicious Death Investigation

    September 29, 2020 - Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in the suspicious death investigation of 46-year-old Darlene Reason on September 27. Read on...
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    Detectives Investigating Suspicious Death After Body Found in Eastern Pueblo County

    September 27, 2020 - The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death after a body was found in a field in rural eastern Pueblo County this morning. Read on...
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    Sheriff’s Office Investigating Suspicious Child Death

    September 23, 2020 - The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the suspicious death of a toddler. Sheriff’s deputies responded September 16 to a call of an unresponsive child at home in the 400 block of W. Coral Drive in Pueblo West. Read on...
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    Suicidal Woman Stopped By Deputies Following Brief Pursuit

    Sept. 13, 2020 - A suicidal woman who was engaging in self-inflicting harm while driving in Pueblo West this afternoon was stopped by Pueblo County Sheriff’s Deputies after a brief pursuit. The woman suffered several critical self-inflicted wounds. Read on...
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    Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Standoff in Field in Northern Pueblo County

    September 12, 2020 - A carjacking suspect from El Paso County peacefully surrendered to Pueblo County Sheriff’s SWAT members following a 4-hour standoff this afternoon in a field in north Pueblo County. Read on...
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    We're Hiring Detention Deputies

    September 11, 2020 - We're hiring Detention Deputies. Work involves processing and supervising detainees/inmates, operating the jail and performing related duties. Application deadline is September 20. Read on...
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    Small Fire Quickly Extinguished at Pueblo County Jail

    Sept. 3, 2020 - Pueblo County Sheriff’s detention deputies quickly put out a small fire in the Pueblo County Jail. The cause of the fire was a result of maintenance work being done in a wing of the jail. Operations were not hampered. No one was injured. Read on...
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    Man Arrested in Shooting of Father at Pueblo West Home

    September 1, 2020 - A 36-year-old man was seriously injured after he was shot by his teenage son Tuesday afternoon at a Pueblo West home. Sheriff’s deputies responded to a home in the 600 block of S. Maher Drive at about 3:40 p.m. on a report a shooting. Read on...
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