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    Sheriff Taylor Awards Scholarships to Two Outstanding High School Seniors

    May 27, 2020 - Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor announced recipients of the 2020 County Sheriffs of Colorado Scholarship. Pueblo West Senior Cierra Dobney and Centennial Senior Luke VanBuskirk have been awarded a $1,000 college scholarship. Read on...
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    Sheriff’s Office Seeks Help in Identifying Armed Robbery Suspect

    May 25, 2020 - The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance in identifying a suspect in an armed robbery of a Pueblo West liquor store late Sunday night. Read on...
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    Sheriff Taylor Reminds Public Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Still in Place

    May 22, 2020 - Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor reminds people Pueblo County remains under Stage 1 fire restrictions. Taylor said as people prepare for Memorial Day weekend, they should remember the fire danger is high and restrictions are in place. Read on...
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    Domestic Dispute Leads to Arrest After a Shot Was Fired in Pueblo West Home

    May 21, 2020 - A Pueblo West man was arrested on several felony charges late Wednesday night following a domestic disturbance that ended with a shot being fired inside a Pueblo West home. No one was injured in the incident. Read on...
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    Second Illegal Marijuana Grow Found in Avondale Home; Operation is related to May 1 Grow Bust

    May 20, 2020 - For the second time in less than three weeks, Pueblo County Sheriff’s Narcotics Detectives found an illegal marijuana grow in an Avondale home that had been the site of a previous illegal grow operation. One person was arrested. Read on...
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    Name of Former Sheriff Killed in Plane Crash to be Added to National Memorial

    May 7, 2020 - Former Pueblo County Sheriff Joe Tucker killed in a plane crash in 1950, will have his name added to the National Law Enforcement Memorial in Washington, D.C. Tucker was killed while transporting a woman to her home in Minnesota Read on...
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    Former Sheriff McKee to be Recognized for Line of Duty Death 100 Years Later

    May 7, 2020 - Former Pueblo County Sheriff John M. McKee will have his name unveiled on the National Law Enforcement Memorial in Washington, D.C. on May 13, 100 years after his line of duty death. Read on...
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    Man Arrested in Stabbing Incident at St. Charles Mesa Home

    May 6, 2020 - A 37-year-old man was arrested on several felony charges this afternoon in connection with a stabbing at a home on the St. Charles Mesa. Deputies responded to a home in the 2000 block of South Road at 1:45 p.m. on a report of a stabbing. Read on...
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    Butane Hash Oil Operation Cause of Pueblo West Home Explosion

    May 6, 2020 - An explosion at a Pueblo West home Tuesday afternoon was caused by a butane hash oil operation, according to Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives. Read on...
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    Sheriff’s Office Investigating Explosion at Pueblo West Home

    May 5, 2020 - The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the cause of an explosion and fire at a home in Pueblo West today. Deputies responded to a home in the 900 block of S. Tierra Buena Drive at 1:50 p.m. and found the garage on fire. Read on...
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    Second Illegal Marijuana Grow Found in Avondale Home

    May 1, 2020 - Pueblo County Sheriff’s Narcotics Detectives seized 67 marijuana plants, worth an estimated street value of $70,000, after finding an illegal grow at an Avondale home. The home was the site of another unrelated illegal grow in 2016. Read on...
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    Law Enforcement Bureau, Communications Center Receive CALEA Re-Accreditation

    April 29, 2020 - The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Law Enforcement Bureau and Communications Center demonstrate a commitment to excellence after both units obtained re-accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies. Read on...
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    Pueblo COVID-19 Testing Site Opens to Anyone with Symptoms

    April 23, 2020 – Local public health officials announced today the drive-up community testing site at the Colorado State Fairgrounds is now open to anyone who has symptoms of COVID-19. Read on...
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    Pueblo County to Operate Drive-Up Testing Site for COVID-19

    April 20, 2020 - Pueblo County will open a drive-up testing site in Pueblo from Wednesday, April 22 through May 30 to test certain qualifying members of the public who have symptoms of COVID-19 (cough, difficulty breathing, and fever over 100.4). Read on...
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    Pueblo West Walmart Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested

    April 10, 2020 - A 46-year-old man was arrested this afternoon in connection with an armed robbery at the Walmart store in Pueblo West on Thursday night. Read on...
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    House Explodes in Colorado City; Surrounding Homes Sustain Damage

    April 8, 2020 - An explosion at a vacant house in Colorado City early this morning caused significant damage to that residence and damaged several homes in the neighborhood. No one was injured. Read on...
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    Pueblo County Sheriff’s K9 Edo and Mondy to get donation of body armor

    April 6, 2020 - Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office K9 Edo and Mondy will receive bullet and stab protective vests thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. Read on...
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    Sheriff’s Office Implements Mandatory Health Screenings Before Entering Buildings

    March 27, 2020 - The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is mandating a health screening for all employees, vendors and official visitors entering any Sheriff’s Office buildings due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The mandate is effective immediately. Read on...
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    Sheriff Taylor Places Pueblo County on Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

    March 25, 2020 - Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor, in consultation with county fire chiefs, is implementing Stage 1 fire restrictions, effective 4 p.m. today for Pueblo County due to ongoing dry conditions & high fire danger that persists in the area. Read on...
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    Pueblo Leaders Consider Stay-At-Home

    March 24, 2020 - Pueblo community leaders met today to review local COVID-19 cases, and specifically discuss if it is time to move to a more aggressive approach in Pueblo County’s efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19. Read on...
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    Strategic National Stockpile Supplies Arrive in Pueblo County

    March 24, 2020 - Pueblo County, along with its South Region partners, received a shipment of supplies Monday afternoon from the National Strategic Stockpile to help the community’s response to COVID-19. Read on...
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    Officer-Involved Shooting Investigated by CIT

    March 14, 2020 - The pursuit of an armed carjacking suspect in the City of Pueblo this morning ended with a fatal officer-involved shooting. No law enforcement officers were injured. Read on...
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    Man Arrested After Making Threats to Law Enforcement, Government Officials

    March 10, 2020 - Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives in cooperation with the FBI, Pueblo Police and Fort Carson Military Police arrested a Pueblo man Monday night after he made threats to kill law enforcement and government officials. Read on...
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    Sheriff’s Detectives Solve 23-year-old “Baby Hope” Cold Case

    March 9, 2020 - Dedicated & persistent work by Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives with assistance from Colorado Bureau of Investigations led to solving & closing the cold case homicide of an infant girl whose body was found in the Arkansas River in 1996 Read on...
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    Sheriff’s Office Investigates Inmate Death at Hospital

    March 5, 2020 - The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 40-year-old woman Tuesday morning at a local hospital. Read on...
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    Suspect Barricaded in St. Charles Mesa Home Surrenders Peacefully

    March 4, 2020 - Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies successfully persuaded a 51-year-old man to surrender peacefully Tuesday night after he threatened family members with a knife and barricaded them inside their St. Charles Mesa area home. Read on...
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