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DA won’t file charges in Adams County deputy-involved shooting

   Adams County District Attorney Brian Mason said he won’t file charges in connection with an officer-involved shooting in Adams County last … more

Commerce City police investigating triple shooting

Three people are in area hospitals after a June 23 shooting. It happened in the 15600 block of East 98th Place. A press release from Commerce City police said victims' conditions were not known. … more

DA clears Commerce City officers in 2021 Fairfax Park shooting

District Attorney Brian Mason cleared Commerce City police officers who were involved in a shooting last year. He released an explanatory letter June 22. "There is no reasonable likelihood of … more

In the aftermath: Communication is key when talking to children about recent mass shootings

Sandy Austin, founder and executive director of B.I.O.N.I.C. (Believe it or not, I care), an outreach group dedicated to changing the atmosphere in schools by creating a climate where peers look out for each other, has counseled students through every type of tragedy imaginable. more

Lakewood Police Agent honored for stopping deadly rampage

Lakewood Police Agent Ashley Ferris was honored May 18 for her role in stopping a Dec. 27, 2021 shooting rampage that left five people dead. more

96-year sentence for man who shot Fort Lupton police officer

GREELEY -- The man who shot a Fort Lupton Police Department sergeant two years ago drew a 96-year prison sentence. Weld County District Court Judge Vincente Vigil pronounced sentence for … more

Man dead after officer involved shooting in east Arvada in response to auto theft

A suspect is dead, and two Arvada Police officers are on administrative leave after an officer-involved shooting transpired around 1 a.m. in the 5500 block of Newland Way on Jan. 12 following a reported auto theft. more

Police shoot, kill man brandishing shotgun in Wheat Ridge

A man carrying and allegedly firing a shotgun in the area of West 29th Avenue and Sheridan Boulevard was shot and killed by Wheat Ridge Police Jan. 6.  more

Murder suspect due in court in February

The suspect in the death of a 65-year-old man in August is due to return to court for a preliminarty hearing at 9 a.m. Friday, Feb. 11.   Andrew Reineke, who is from Brighton, also faces … more

Arvada Press Sept. 16, 2021

Colorado communities rally following shooting; mental health resources abound

In the aftermath of tragedy, mental health experts point to resources and encourage the community to stay resilient. “We are strong. Colorado is strong,” said Dr. Sarah Davidon, research director … more

Kendrick Castillo: ‘He was the perfect son’

On her first Mother’s Day without her only child, Maria Castillo mustered the strength to get out of bed and into the shower, where she wept.  In the kitchen, eight teenage boys and girls, friends of her son, cooked her breakfast. They added items to a bench, a makeshift shrine, with a few of her son’s favorite things: Dr. Seuss’ “Oh, the Places You’ll Go” and Shel Silverstein’s “The Giving Tree.” A pair of lab safety glasses. A pocket-sized, dark-green Jeep — the same color and model as the one parked in the driveway. more

'He was an angel among us'

Kendrick Castillo was kind, talented, a hero. Castillo was killed in the May 7 shooting at STEM School Highlands Ranch. He was less than two weeks away from graduation. more
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