Starting August 18 you could face a fine for hiking your favorite trail. The Manitou Incline is a steep hike climbing 2000 feet in just under a mile along an old rail corridor. Many people that live in the Springs tackle the incline on a regular basis but it also attract visitors from around the world. The views are breathtaking not to mention the sense of accomplishment once you reach the top.
A former Colorado Springs priest, 77, has been charged by law enforcement officials with sexual assault on a child by one in a position of trust and two counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
A 16-year-old girl's sexual activities are the subject of a Colorado Springs police investigation. The mother of the teenager says her daughter had sex with an adult male who forced the girl to engage in sex with other men for money. The parent wants a restraining order for the man her daughter is "staying with" in an Ore Mill Road motel room.
A high school girls' soccer coach has been accused of a sexual offense far from us in Colorado Springs. Sheriff's deputies claimed the 24-year-old California Oak Hills coach engaged in sexual acts with a female student.
A former police officer from Colorado Springs has been placed on trial on accusations that he touched a number of minor boys on their genitals in his office in a middle school where he volunteered to work as a wrestling coach.
The former superintendent of the Hilltop Baptist Church, in Colorado Springs, has agreed to accept a plea deal on charges growing out of a sexual assault investigation. The ex-church leader was accused by prosecutors of failing to report suspicions of child abuse and of being an accessory to a crime.
More than 80 people were arrested recently in Colorado's largest drug bust.
A Colorado Springs developer was already facing a March 19 trial on more than a dozen securities fraud charges when he was arrested again Friday and charged with stealing more than $1 million in grant funds intended for the U.S. Olympic Committee.
A local story made national headlines the other day after police said a nine-year-old girl reported to Colorado Springs police that she'd been abducted.
A former police sergeant is today in District Court in Colorado Springs as a jury trial on possession of child pornography charges gets underway.