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Posted on: January 15, 2021

Pueblo Waits for Additional Vaccine to Provide More COVID-19 Vaccinations

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Pueblo, CO - Thursday was a milestone day for Pueblo as more than 1,000 people 70 and older were vaccinated in one day. “We are proud to reach this milestone for our community vaccination site and will continue with more clinics as vaccine becom...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

COVID Vaccine Site Set to Administer Record 1,000 Vaccines on Thursday

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Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County has worked hard over the past 72 hours to streamline our mass vaccination clinic. All the while, county officials have been very vocal about our ability to vaccinate many more people if only doses are available. &nb...

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

Pueblo’s #70+ COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Rolls Smoothly into Day 2

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Pueblo, CO - 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.  While planners work to iron-out the small hiccups ine...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Deputies Arrest Three in Theft, Shots Fired Call at Marijuana Grow

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Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff’s Deputies quickly apprehended and arrested three people who burglarized a legal marijuana grow in east of Pueblo Wednesday morning. Deputies arrested Brandon Lujan, 26; Daimon Lanckriet, 27 and Alissa Ramos, 21....

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Posted on: January 8, 2021

Sheriff Taylor Announces Scholarship Program for High School Seniors

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Pueblo, CO: 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. CSOC, the state Sheriff’s Association, established the scholar...

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Posted on: January 2, 2021

Overnight Investigation Reveals Little

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Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO) 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 simila...

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Posted on: December 23, 2020

Emergency Medical Personnel Begin Receiving COVID-19 Vaccine

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Pueblo, CO: Select first responders in Pueblo County began receiving the first of two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine today as the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office, working in conjunction with the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Envi...

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Posted on: December 18, 2020

Sheriff Taylor Donates Life-Saving Equipment to Rural Fire Departments

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Pueblo, CO: 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. The LifePak ...

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Posted on: December 16, 2020

Fire Restrictions Lifted for Pueblo County

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Pueblo, CO: 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. Pueblo County has been on Stage 1 fire restrictions since March 25...

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Posted on: December 9, 2020

Detectives Investigating Suspicious Death at St. Charles Mesa Area Home

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Pueblo, CO: 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 responded to the home in the 1600 block of 27th Lane on a welfare check of the 46-year-old re...

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Another Illegal Marijuana Grow Found at South Pueblo County Home

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Pueblo, CO: 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 from the home ...

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Posted on: November 17, 2020

Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Field in Eastern Pueblo County

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Pueblo, CO: No one was injured after a single-engine plane made an emergency landing earlier today in an open field in Eastern Pueblo County. Pueblo County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched at about 9:50 a.m. to the area of DOT Road about a mil...

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Posted on: November 17, 2020

Sheriff’s Office Warns of Traffic Citation Scam

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Pueblo, CO: The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of an online scam with scammers seeking payment from individuals for traffic infractions. Residents reported receiving an email or text message alerting them of an outstanding t...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

Man Arrested in Shooting Death at Pueblo County Campground

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Pueblo, CO: 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. Deputies responded to the KOA Campground, 4131 N. Interstate...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

North Pueblo County Home Destroyed by Fire

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Pueblo, CO:  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 destroyed a home in north Pueblo County. Crews responded to a residence in th...

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Posted on: November 3, 2020

COVID-19 Outbreak at Pueblo County Jail

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Pueblo, CO: 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 Monday by the Pueblo Department of Public Health ...

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Posted on: October 24, 2020

Tense Standoff at Colorado City Home Ends With Arrest

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Pueblo, CO: 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 after it was reported he stabbed his girlfriend a...

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Posted on: October 23, 2020

Second Illegal Marijuana Grow Operation Found in Pueblo West Home

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Pueblo, CO: 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 that also was the site of a 2016 bust. Narcotics detectives seized 76 marij...

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Posted on: October 19, 2020

Deputies Collecting Unwanted Prescription Drugs at Annual Take-Back Event

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Pueblo, CO: Do you have outdated or unwanted prescription drugs in your medicine cabinet? Have you been wanting to dispose of them, but you’re not sure how to do it safely? Then the annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day hosted by the P...

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Posted on: October 14, 2020

Special Olympics Raffling New Ford Truck

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Pueblo, CO - Special Olympics Colorado is offering residents an opportunity to win a new truck while supporting Special Olympics athletes. From now through Nov. 2, Colorado residents can buy raffle tickets for a chance to win a new 2019 Ford F-150 XLT Sup...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

Narcotics Detectives Find Illegal Marijuana Grow in Rural Avondale

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Pueblo, CO: 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...

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Posted on: October 8, 2020

Sheriff’s Office Inducted into Special Olympics Hall of Fame

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Pueblo, CO: 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. Pueblo County Sh...

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

Two Arrested in Connection with Child Abuse Death

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Pueblo, CO: 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. Ramondo Jones, 36, and Dacey Spinuzzi, 31, have been arrested in the de...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

UPDATE: Detectives Seeking Information on Suspicious Death Investigation

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Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in the recent suspicious death investigation of 46-year-old Darlene Reason. Reason was found September 27 in a field in rural eastern Pueblo...

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Posted on: September 27, 2020

Detectives Investigating Suspicious Death After Body Found in Eastern Pueblo County

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Pueblo, CO: 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. Deputies responded to the area of the 54000 block of U.S. Highway 50 East at about ...

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Sheriff’s Office Investigating Suspicious Child Death

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Pueblo, CO: 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. ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2020

Suicidal Woman Stopped By Deputies Following Brief Pursuit

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Pueblo, CO: 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 short vehicle pursuit.  The woman, who suffered several critical s...

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Posted on: September 12, 2020

Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Standoff in Field in Northern Pueblo County

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Pueblo, CO: 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. Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies were not...

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

We're Hiring Detention Deputies

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The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is hiring for the position of detention deputy. Work involves processing and supervising detainees/inmates, operating the jail facility, and performing related duties. Candidates must be at least 21 years of ag...

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Posted on: September 3, 2020

Small Fire Quickly Extinguished at Pueblo County Jail

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Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff’s detention deputies quickly extinguished a small fire in the Pueblo County Jail this morning. The cause of the fire was a result of maintenance work being done in a wing of the tower portion of the aging jail. ...

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

Man Arrested in Shooting of Father at Pueblo West Home

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Pueblo, CO: 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...

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Posted on: August 29, 2020

Man Arrested After Hours-Long Standoff With Sheriff’s Deputies

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Pueblo, CO. - A 31-year-old man was arrested early this morning on several felony charges, including sexual assault on a child, after a several hours long standoff with Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies and Sheriff’s SWAT members. Deput...

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