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Homicides in southern Colorado since 2008

Posted at 8:52 PM, Dec 21, 2018

COLORADO – As the Colorado Springs Police Department has investigated a record 37 homicides for 2018, News5 takes a look at the trend in homicides for the city since 2008.  The data collected involves cases classified as murder, manslaughter, negligent homicide, and cases cleared as justifiable.

The following jurisdictions are not included as the listed law enforcement agency did not report a homicide investigation during the time frame of 2008 to 2018:

  • Woodland Park Police
  • Florence Police
  • Otero County Sheriff’s Office
  • Baca County Sheriff’s Office
  • Custer County Sheriff’s Office
  • Prowers County Sheriff’s Office


Homicide cases very rare in Woodland Park and Teller County

El Paso County Sheriff’s Office homicide investigations in 2018

Colorado Springs Police Department homicide investigations in 2018