Interim police chief Peter Cary is now the permanent chief of police for Colorado Springs.
Mayor Steve Bach offered the resolution to make Carey permanent chief at today's city council meeting.
After words of praise from the mayor and councilman Bernie Herpin and councilwoman Jan Martin, the vote... more »
Tonight we're learning more about the severance package the city is giving to Colorado Springs Police Chief Richard Myers. The news comes after Myers announced last week he's retiring.
Myers retirement comes during a tumultuous year for the police force, in which 2 officers were arrested and the vice... more »
After nearly 5 years on the force, Colorado Springs Police Chief Richard Myers will retire next month.
The news came as a surprise to most. "We are both saddened and shocked at the announcement today that our Chief, Richard Myers, will be leaving." said Colorado Springs Police Protective Association... more »
Colorado Springs Police Chief Richard Myers is leaving his position. News 5 confirmed the news with a City Council member.
Myers has been chief since 2007.
We'll bring you more as we get it here and on News 5 at 5 & 6.
Traffic accidents are the leading cause of death for Americans aged one - 44. The problem is especially acute for new drivers, 15-19 years old.
In an effort to save young lives in El Paso, Teller and Elbert counties, students from 32 high schools will participate in a peer... more »
Most of us have seen the tents lining Fountain and Monument Creeks. Hundreds of homeless have set up makeshift towns along the banks. On Monday a police written ordinance effectively banning the campsites will be taken to city council. "I really think this is just part of a bigger... more »