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Greeley man sentenced to 8 years for assaulting police officer
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A Greeley man was sentenced to eight years in prison Tuesday after being convicted in November of a single count of assault on a police officer more than two years ago. Weld County Sheriff's Office Lorenzo Cardenas Lorenzo Cardenas, 51, was initially charged with two counts of assault on a police officer, but after a […]

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Nursing assistant arrested over alleged theft of morphine from 75-year-old hospice patient
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Windsor police arrested a 31-year-old Wellington woman Sunday on suspicion of stealing a patient’s morphine pills while working as a nursing assistant for a man in hospice. Larimer County Sheriff's Office Erinn Morgan Smith Erinn Morgan Smith faces two counts of felony drug possession, felony aggravated robbery of a controlled substance, felony theft against an […]

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Last of biker gang members sentenced in murder of Weld County woman
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The last of seven defendants in the disappearance and death of Tera Lewandowski pleaded guilty Monday to conspiracy to commit first-degree murder. Weld County District Attorney Thomas Vassil Thomas Vassil, 55, was sentenced immediately to 20 years in prison for the 2015 murder of Lewandowski, according to the Weld County district attorney’s office. Vassil, his […]

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Some Colorado police chiefs and sheriffs shift attitudes toward recruits’ past marijuana use
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The man in charge of hiring and firing Denver’s police officers likes to remind people that the firefighters and police officers who rushed into the World Trade Center on 9/11 were not drunk or stoned. Therefore, recent marijuana use by potential and current first responders in Denver will not be tolerated, said Earl Peterson, executive […]

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In sex assault laws, definition of consent varies widely
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For two months now, as accusations of sexual misconduct have piled up against Harvey Weinstein, the disgraced mogul has responded over and over again: “Any allegations of nonconsensual sex are unequivocally denied.” Consent is a concept central to law on sexual assault, and will likely be an issue in potential legal cases against Weinstein, who […]

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13 Sweet Leaf budtenders swept up in Denver police raids
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The 13 people arrested Thursday in a yearlong investigation into suspected illegal marijuana sales at Sweet Leaf Marijuana Centers were budtenders, The Cannabist’s preliminary review of arrest affidavits released Friday found. The criminal activities alleged include sales of cannabis in violation of Colorado law, which stipulates that adults over the age of 21 can buy […]

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Denver man who woke up another by kicking him in the head sentenced to prison
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A 19-year-old Denver man who woke up a sleeping man by kicking him in the head has been sentenced to 24-years in prison. Emmanuel Leon pleaded guilty in October to first-degree assault-serious bodily injury. He was sentenced Friday in Denver District Court, according to a news release from the Denver District Attorney’s Office. Leon attacked […]

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Arapahoe County releases video of fatal sheriff’s shooting; deputies were rattled after killing former cop
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var _informq = _informq || []; _informq.push([“embed”]); The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office has released video footage of a fatal shooting in October that happened outside its headquarters when two deputies shot and killed a former colleague. The video footage, recorded by a security camera and two deputy body cameras, shows an up-close and graphic shooting […]

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Three Florida men who laughed as they dragged a shark behind a motorboat could go to prison
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Three Florida men were arrested Tuesday and accused of making Snapchat videos in which a shark is shot with a revolver, then tied to the back of a motorboat and dragged through the waves to its death. A 10-second clip of the shark’s dragging revolted hundreds of thousands of people when it emerged in the […]

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Having gifts shipped this holiday season? Beware of thieves — porch pirates are on the rise in Denver
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Porch pirates are busy in Denver, where package thefts have been on the rise over the past three years, with December the busiest month. Police said Wednesday that 457 package thefts were reported in Denver in 2017 through Dec. 12. That compares with 324 package thefts in all of 2016 and 313 package thefts reported in […]

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Armed college student, 26, arrested in Fort Collins on suspicion of felony menacing
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A 26-year-old armed college student was arrested Tuesday in Fort Collins after an “interaction” with a faculty member outside a classroom. Brittany Schoonover, a student at Front Range Community College, 4616 S. Shields St., was arrested on suspicion of felony menacing, possession of a weapon on property of an educational facility, interference of an educational facility […]

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Smoker arrested in Sacramento after yelling death threats on plane
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Officials say a woman caught trying to smoke on a Southwest flight has been arrested after shouting she was going to kill everyone on the plane. Sacramento County sheriff’s spokesman Shaun Hampton said Monday that 24-year-old Valerie Curbelo was arrested on the tarmac when the plane landed Saturday. Hampton says when the […]

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Former staffer at Castle Rock school arrested for allegedly taking illicit videos of students
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A former staffer at Renaissance Secondary School in Castle Rock has been arrested for allegedly recording clandestine mobile phone videos revealing up-skirt images of at least three juvenile victims. Steven Michael Jenkins, 54, who was arrested Friday, faces three counts of sexual exploitation of a child. He appeared in a Douglas County courtroom on Monday morning […]

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Denver Sheriff Department reorganizes its top ranks, includes the promotion of a former sheriff
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A reorganization in the top ranks of the Denver Sheriff Department has stripped the sheriff of his budget staff and elevated a former sheriff who had fallen from grace after a colleague secretly recorded him criticizing his bosses. Under the new organization, effective Jan. 1, Sheriff Patrick Firman’s budget staff will report to a deputy director […]

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