A verdict has been reached in the case against an Iraqi national accused in connection with what Colorado Springs police call a brutal rape case. Yasir Jabbar Jasim, 21, was found guilty on two misdemeanor counts of false reporting and not guilty on three of four counts of accessory to... more »
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) - Thousands of containers of synthetic marijuana have been seized from a smoke shop in Loveland. The Reporter Herald reports that products containing lab-manufactured cannabinoids were seized from Loveland's One Love Smoke Shop on Wednesday. The newspaper says that no one has been arrested but that criminal... more »
The mother and grandmother of a two year old boy who went missing this afternoon in Colorado Springs will face misdemeanor charges of neglect.
Investigators suspect Sierra Lugo-Rodriguez, 19 and Donna Quintana, 44 left the boy at a pawn shop in the 400 block of North Chelton Road sometime... more »
A Pueblo Police officer is accused of hitting a boy and he could lose his job if convicted. The incident allegedly happened back in late February. Ofc. Michael Sincerbox allegedly "struck" a juvenile suspect at hospital, while on duty.
Sincerbox now faces a misdemeanor charge of official oppression. Interim... more »
The Colorado State Board of Education has rejected a requirement that school districts notify parents when when teachers or other employees are arrested or charged with certain offenses.
The board voted 4-3 against the rule Wednesday.
Board Chairman Bob Schaffer proposed the rule. He says parents have the... more »
A measure that would make masturbating in public a more serious crime won a key vote in the Colorado Legislature. Rep. Steve King's bill would move public masturbation to the state's public-exposure laws, making it a misdemeanor crime that could require those convicted to be placed on the state's sexual-offender... more »
A man who brought attention to homeless veterans in Colorado Springs has pleaded not guilty to charges of lying about being a decorated veteran. Richard Glen Strandlof faces five federal misdemeanor counts under the Stolen Valor Act, which makes it illegal to make false claims of having military decorations. He... more »
Colorado prosecutors say they've filed criminal charges against the parents accused of staging a hoax when they reported their 6-year-old son floated away aboard a helium balloon. Prosecutors said Thursday that Richard Heene was charged with attempting to influence a public servant, a felony. They charged Mayumi Heene with false... more »