State lawmakers have spent the last month considering making it legal to carry a gun without a permit, and one man is trying to fight the possibility of increased gun accidents. "Frank" is a secret shopper for gun training programs. "I concentrate on beginner gun classes, pretend that I'm a... more »
At approximately 2:30 am Sunday, Colorado Springs Police responded to the 7 Eleven at 3306 E. Fountain Blvd. Officers met with a witness who reported that he had been in an altercation with an unidentified suspect in a dark colored vehicle. According to the witness the passenger of the vehicle... more »
Quick thinking and diligence may have averted a tragedy Thursday afternoon. At approximately 2:55pm Thursday Security Staff from Wasson High School identified a man across the street from school grounds who was acting suspiciously. Upon contacting the School Resource Officer the Security Team and SRO were able to identify the... more »
Work crews completed X-ray operations on 540 mustard filled munitions at the Pueblo Chemical Depot last Friday, June 25.
The X-ray operations began on June 7. It was a joint effort between Pueblo Chemical Depot, the U.S. Army 20th Support Command Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and High Yield Explosive... more »
Army officials say they have resealed three shells that were leaking mustard agent vapor at the Pueblo Chemical Depot.
Depot spokesman Chuck Sprague says the leaks were very small and that none of the vapor got out of the bunker where the shells are stored. He says no one... more »
DENVER (AP) - Concealed weapons will be allowed on 13 community college campuses in Colorado.
Administrators of the state community college system decided Monday to repeal its policy banning concealed weapons from campuses in response to an April 15 court ruling against a similar ban on University of Colorado... more »
The Colorado Court of Appeals has ruled in favor of a group seeking to allow students with concealed gun permits to carry their weapons on campus.
Gun rights organization Students for Concealed Carry on Campus argued that a 1994 University of Colorado policy banning concealed weapons from its campus... more »
President Obama's proposed 2011 federal budget includes funding to keep construction of a chemical weapons destruction facility on track. Congress has mandated destruction of thousands of mortars containing mustard agent at Pueblo Chemical Depot east of Pueblo by 2017. The facility is already under construction.
The President's budget proposal... more »
A police officer responding to a domestic disturbance was shot dead as he sat in his patrol car outside a suburban Pittsburgh home where another man had been killed, authorities said.
Penn Hills Chief Howard Burton said officer Michael Crawshaw, 32, was the first to respond to a 911... more »