With the gun control debate firmly in the cross hairs at the state legislature and controversial proposals to ban assault weapons, expand background checks, and limit ammo clips, local law enforcement is having a chance to weigh in. Tonight, a conversation with both the Pueblo and Fremont County Sheriffs.
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The community of Pueblo gets together to discuss violence. It's a chance for them to speak with local leaders, including State Senator Angela Giron.
We went to find out where people stand on gun control.
Several ideas were tossed around when it comes to what's causing gun issues across... more »
Tense moments in a Pueblo West neighborhood today.
This all happened in the 300 block of Karval where seven homes had to be evacuated, and nearby Liberty Point Elementary School was locked down for several hours. Sheriff's deputies discovered two improvised explosive devices at a home, with the resident... more »
With state education funding in a pinch, locals are looking for ways to help out. On Saturday, shred-a-thons across the state are benefiting Colorado Community Colleges.
This was the first year for this type of fundraiser for the Colorado Community College System Foundation and the local community colleges. Teams... more »
A section head and ten-year employee at the Pueblo County Sheriff's Office has resigned; this news comes during a criminal investigation into missing cash and prescription drugs taken as evidence.
Tara Adame -- the former head of the evidence and property section -- resigned a day after being put... more »
Three cars were destroyed by flames Sunday morning in Pueblo; it was near the Nature Center, just off 11th and Pueblo Boulevard.
Onlookers couldn't believe it; some even snapped pictures of the three cars on fire and sent them in to News First 5.
The fire was even... more »
Randy Wills says he has no regrets about anything in his life. That's why he invited News First 5 to his Pueblo West home to discuss revelations about his criminal past in the midst of his campaign to become the sheriff of Pueblo County.
News First 5 was made... more »
Pueblo is kicking off a new Click It or Ticket campaign, designed to get drivers to buckle-up.The Colorado Department of Transportation, Colorado State Patrol, Pueblo Police and Pueblo County Sheriff's Office are all taking part in an 11 am Proclamation from the City and County of Pueblo. The police chief,... more »