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Posted on: December 12, 2019

Broken Valve Leaves Jail Tower Without Water for Hours

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A broken water valve at the Pueblo County Jail left the jail tower without water service for more than eight hours today. The break did not affect the jail’s kitchen or dormitory area.

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Posted on: December 6, 2019

Serial Bank Robber Found Guilty of Robbing Four Banks in Pueblo County

Chad Hovet

A Pueblo West man was found guilty Thursday of committing a series of bank robberies in 2018, thanks to a solid investigation led by the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Detectives, in conjunction with Pueblo Police, Colorado Springs Police, the Safe Streets Task ...

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Posted on: December 6, 2019

Pueblo West Standoff Ends Peacefully; One Man Arrested

Jarrod Wright

Pueblo County Sheriff’s Deputies and SWAT team members brought a tense standoff to a peaceful conclusion early this morning after arresting a 35-year-old armed man who was holding a woman against her will in a Pueblo West home.

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

Grant Allows Sheriff's Office to Expand Jail Substance Abuse Program

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The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is expanding and enhancing its substance abuse prevention program in the Pueblo County Jail, thanks to a $165,000 state grant aimed at combating opiate use.

The Sheriff’s Office was awarded a two-year ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

Shoe Prints in the Snow Lead to Arrest of Motor Vehicle Theft Suspect

Anthony Lamkin

Pueblo County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested an 18-year-old Colorado Springs man today after finding him walking on a Pueblo West road near a parked vehicle that had been reported stolen out of Colorado Springs.

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Posted on: November 19, 2019

Deputies Arrest Pueblo West Man After Finding Illegal Marijuana Grow in Home

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Pueblo County Sheriff’s Deputies, following up on a citizen’s tip of a possible marijuana grow at a Pueblo West home, arrested a 54-year-old man today and seized 24 mature marijuana plants worth an estimated street value of $72,000.

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Posted on: November 15, 2019

Sheriff's Office Launches New Website

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The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office launched a new user-friendly website that offers a contemporary look and provides easier public access to Sheriff’s Office information and forms. The new website is courtesy of the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedne...

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Posted on: November 12, 2019

Man Arrested After Trying to Break into Ex-Girlfriend's Home

Carlos Zupancic

Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested an 18-year-old man early this morning after he attempted to break into his ex-girlfriend’s Pueblo West home and threatened to kill her new boyfriend. Carlos Santiago Zupancic was arrested after a brief...

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

National Accreditation Team Seeking Public Input on Law Enforcement Bureau and Comm Center

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An assessment team from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies Inc., (CALEA) will be in Pueblo November 19 to conduct an on-site assessment of the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Law Enforcement Bureau and Communications Cen...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

Traffic Accident Leads to Multiple Felony Charges for Car-Jacking Suspect

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At 8:00 PM this evening reports of a truck hitting a fence in the mountain community of Beulah were called into the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office 911 Center. A first responder in the area spoke to a man in a 2019 Dodge Ram who said he saw the a...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

Three Homes Destroyed by Fire, Sheriff's Office Investigating

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The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Fire Team Volunteers were dispatched to King Ridge on a structure fire at 7:30 PM today. A caller reported their trailer had exploded while they were transferring propane. The caller told 911 once the trailer w...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

Sheriff's Office Seeks Applicants for Detention Deputy and Detention Specialists

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The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office seeks qualified applicants to establish an eligibility list for the position of Detention Deputy and Detention Specialist. All applications must be submitted online by 5 p.m. Friday, November 15. Please visit the Pueblo ...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

Drug Take Back Event Scheduled for October 26

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Do you have outdated or unwanted prescription drugs in your home? Have you been wanting to dispose of them but weren’t sure how to do so safely? Then the annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day scheduled for Saturday, October 26, 2019, i...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

Sheriff's Captain Elected to Board of Rocky Mountain FBI National Academy Association

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Pueblo County Sheriff’s Captain Leroy Mora recently was elected to the board of the Rocky Mountain Chapter of FBI National Academy Associates at their annual conference held recently in Colorado Springs.

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

Sheriff's Office Looking for Attempted Murder Suspect

Louis Figueroa

The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance from the public in locating a 39-year-old man wanted on an arrest warrant after assaulting two males late Thursday night in Pueblo West.

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