Yearly Archives: 2014

29 12, 2014

Now text emergency 911

2014-12-29T18:33:24+00:00December 29th, 2014|Breaking News|

The Larimer Emergency Telephone Authority, which manages emergency services dispatch for all first responders in the county, unveiled the new technology over the summer. It’s as simple as filling out “911” in the recipient field. “People do prefer (texting), so we’re glad to have that extra lifeline,” LETA Executive Director Kimberly Culp said. It’s more than just good for those more used to hitting send than talking on their phones. It makes emergency reporting easier for those with hearing and speech impairment, for those in situations where they might not be able to talk and for those with limited cellphone service. Culp shared stories of it already helping people the way it was designed: A hiker without voice call service [...]

22 12, 2014

Rolland Moore Park Armed Robbery

2016-11-26T02:19:22+00:00December 22nd, 2014|Robberies|

Fort Collins police are investigating an armed robbery that was reported Saturday evening at a popular city park. Officers were called at 5:43 p.m. Saturday, 12/20/14, to Rolland Moore Park, 2201 S. Shields St., on a report of a robbery in progress. A suspect brandished a small semi-automatic handgun and demanded a wallet from a man who was walking in the park, Fort Collins police said. The suspect fled and was described as a Hispanic man with a black hooded sweatshirt. Nobody was injured during the incident, and additional information was not immediately available Sunday. Anyone with information is asked to call Fort Collins Police Services at (970) 221-6540. Crime Stoppers of Larimer County can also be reached anonymously at (970) [...]

12 12, 2014

Fort Collins 7-11 Store Robbery

2016-11-26T02:19:22+00:00December 12th, 2014|Breaking News, Robberies|

Fort Collins police on Friday continued to search for a man who brandished a handgun and demanded cash during an early morning heist at a 7-Eleven. Officers were called at 2:31 a.m. Thursday to 7-Eleven, 970 W. Horsetooth Road, in Fort Collins on a report of a robbery in progress. An unknown suspect entered the convenience store, displayed a gun and demanded cash, police said Friday. The man, captured on security footage, wore a black hoodie, had his face covered and was described as being 6-feet-1-inch tall. A photo released shows the suspect standing near the entrance, looking in the window with a gun at his side. Additional descriptions were not immediately available, though video surveillance is being processed. The [...]

12 12, 2014

Arrest/charges filed on series of Assaults!

2016-11-26T02:19:23+00:00December 12th, 2014|Assaults, Breaking News, serial criminals, Sex Crimes|

Charges Filed in Series of Assaults As part of a joint investigation, investigators from Fort Collins Police Services and the Larimer County Sheriff's Office met with the Larimer County District Attorney's Office regarding the series of physical assaults against women which have occurred in the City of Fort Collins and Larimer County since late September. The following charges have been filed against Jose Alderette-Gomez related to the assault cases which occurred in Larimer County and Fort Collins: Count I - Assault in the Second Degree Count II - Unlawful Sexual Contact Count III - Harassment Count IV - Assault in the Third Degree Count V - Assault in the Third Degree Count VI - Habitual Criminal Count VII - Habitual [...]

26 11, 2014

Preventing Auto Thefts

2016-11-26T02:19:23+00:00November 26th, 2014|Breaking News|

The Loveland Police Department would like to warn the citizens of Loveland about the dangers of leaving your vehicle unattended with the motor running. When people do this, they increase the chances that they may be the victim of motor vehicle theft. Although experience has taught us that thefts of unattended and running motor vehicles occurs with much greater frequency in the winter months and early morning hours, these types of thefts can happen at any time of the year and any time of the day. Several vehicles have been stolen while people warm them up. Vehicles have also been stolen when the drivers have left them running while they go into a convenience store or business. There have been [...]

25 11, 2014

Assault Arrest-may lead to solving 8 other cases!

2016-11-26T02:19:23+00:00November 25th, 2014|Breaking News|

On November 21, 2014, at 10:59 am, as the result of a joint investigation with Fort Collins Police Services, the Larimer County Sheriff's Office arrested Fort Collins resident Jose Angel Alderete-Gomez (07/08/1987) on allegations of 2nd Degree Assault. This arrest is related to the assault reported to LCSO on October 8, 2014 during which a woman was attacked by a male while riding her bicycle along the Highway 1 corridor just north of Fort Collins. Larimer County Sheriff's Office investigators have been and continue to work with Fort Collins Police Services investigators concerning incidents that occurred within the city limits of Fort Collins related to similar assaults in the months of September, October, and November. Fort Collins Police Services is [...]

12 11, 2014

Loveland Police Department Community Assistance Request

2016-11-26T02:19:23+00:00November 12th, 2014|Breaking News|

The Loveland Police Department is reaching out to the community for assistance identifying suspects possibly involved in a burglary which occurred between 10/09/14 - 10/10/14. The below photos were taken from a store surveillance camera showing the suspects using the victims debit card. Please contact Detective Musselman if you have any information regarding the identity of the two suspects pictured here. Thank you for your assistance. Contact: Det. Musselman PHONE NUMBER: 970-962-2274                        

11 11, 2014

Update: Police Investigate Suspicious Incidents/Physical Assaults

2014-12-02T16:21:45+00:00November 11th, 2014|Breaking News|

Fort Collins Police Services is investigating two additional incidents which may be related to the series of physical assaults perpetrated against women in Fort Collins and unincorporated Larimer County in the past several months. On October 24, 2014 at approximately 10:30pm, Fort Collins Police responded to the 3000 block of West Elizabeth Street in Fort Collins to the report of a female victim who had been jogging in the area and was physically assaulted by a single male suspect. On October 24, 2014 at approximately 10:50pm, Fort Collins Police responded to the area of City Park Avenue and Baystone Drive in Fort Collins to the report of a female victim who was walking in the area and was physically assaulted [...]

8 04, 2014

Police Investigate Home Invasion Aggravated Robbery

2015-01-21T03:56:00+00:00April 8th, 2014|Robberies|

Police Investigate Home Invasion Aggravated Robbery Fort Collins police responded to a home invasion robbery in the 800 block of West Laurel, Fort Collins on Monday, April 7, at 8:52 p.m. Three male suspects entered the residence and brandished baseball bats during the robbery. Two people sustained injuries during the robbery and were transported for treatment of minor injuries and released.  The injured individuals included one of the residents from the home and one of the suspects. Dillon Cosgrove, DOB: 04.30.92 was booked into the Larimer County Jail after being released from the hospital. The other two suspects fled the residence on foot and Spencer Crocker, DOB: 07.03.95 was contacted a short distance away by police and also arrested and [...]

28 03, 2014

Armed Robbery / Loveland Police

2016-11-26T02:19:23+00:00March 28th, 2014|Robberies|

Armed Robbery / Loveland Police On March 27 , 2014 at approximately 2:30 p.m., the Loveland Emergency Communications Center received a call reporting a robbery at the Casual Male Big and Tall store at 5732 McWhinney Boulevard. When officers arrived, the victim told them that two men had been in the store shopping along with other shoppers. After the other shoppers left, one of the men showed a firearm before leaving the store with a large amount of merchandise. The men left on foot westbound through the parking lot. The men are described as: Suspect one (see accompanying sketch) Middle Eastern male who is bald, about 5-7, very heavy set, extremely hairy arms, and was wearing a white short-sleeved button-up [...]