The firing of Denver sheriff’s deputy Thomas Ford, who slugged an inmate last July, has been upheld by a Denver hearing officer, but a second deputy who was fired for not reporting the excessive force was ordered reinstated with a minor suspension.
Former Denver Manager of Safety Fidel ‘Butch’ Montoya has called on the current Deputy Manager of Safety, Jess Vigil, to resign after a CBS4 Investigation uncovered online comments from Vigil’s daughter saying her father hates the police officers whose disciplinary cases he is ruling on.
The grown daughter of Denver’s deputy manager of safety says her father is a “hater of police” who “hates his job because he has to follow the rules and they’re always skewed towards cops,” according to a CBS4 investigation.
The Adams County District Attorney on Thursday dismissed sexual assault and false imprisonment charges against Adams County Sheriff’s Deputy Jason Belmont.
The family of a woman beaten to death by her husband is claiming in a lawsuit that Denver police have a low priority for domestic violence calls.
CBS4 has learned that former Arapahoe County Sheriff Pat Sullivan will be paroled from prison Wednesday, several weeks before his mandatory release date.
For the second time this week, CBS4 has obtained Denver police video that led to an officer being disciplined for excessive force.
Another protest is planned in response to the deadly shooting of a man by Aurora police officers. The name of the officer has been released including more details about his background.
Jefferson County Sheriff Jeff Shrader says a female inmate who died in his jail this month might have lived if the jail’s medical staff had taken any action during the nearly 10 hours the woman and other inmates continually requested medical help.
The Denver Police Department has fired a veteran officer for what it terms inappropriate force against a female prisoner in a police department holding cell last July.