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Community Picnic to Commemorate Black Forest Fire

El Paso County is hosting a Community Picnic to mark the five-year anniversary of the Black Forest Fire. The Picnic will be from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., on Sunday, June 10, 2018, at Black Forest Regional Park. Everyone is welcome. The picnic will include live music from the Blue Steel Band, the United States…

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Appeal Filed With State Supreme Court to Overturn Temporary Injunction in ACLU Case

County Seeks to Preserve Collaborative Working Relationship With ICE as Important to Public Safety Pursuant to direction from the Board of El Paso County Commissioners (BoCC), today at 1:00 pm The El Paso County Attorney’s Office filed its formal appeal of District Court Judge Bentley’s Temporary Restraining Order and Preliminary Injunction in connection with 18CV30549…

Sheriff’s Office Launches Community Video Partnership Program

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office is looking to utilize the community’s ever growing video surveillance network. Video cameras are one of the best methods for detecting and apprehending criminals.  That’s why the Sheriff’s Office has recently launched aCommunity Video Partnership program. Police regularly ask public organizations, businesses, andindividuals to share video camera footage that might…