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Some state lawmakers avoid traffic tickets (credit: CBS)

Special Lawmaker Plates Stay, But Changes Sought

Colorado lawmakers are keeping their special license plates after all. But legislators are working on a fix to ensure they get traffic tickets – the issue that brought the matter up in the first place.

02/26/2014

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Dead Body Found At DIA Had Been There For 6 Weeks

A passenger found the dead body of a missing woman inside a parked car at Denver International Airport that turned out to have been there for six weeks.

02/25/2014

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New CDOT Campaign Targets Stoned Drivers

Next month the Colorado Department of Transportation will kick off a new campaign aimed at warning people against smoking marijuana and driving called “Drive High, Get a DUI.”

02/24/2014

Undersheriff Tony Spurlock (credit: dcsheriff.net)

Douglas County Sheriff Candidate Admits Campaign Finance Violations

Douglas County Undersheriff Tony Spurlock, who is hoping to become the next Douglas County sheriff, has admitted to a series of campaign finance violations which he characterizes as “clerical errors.”

02/24/2014

Carter Lord (credit: CBS)

Former Deputy Coroner Sentenced To Probation For Forgery, Embezzlement

A former Douglas County assistant coroner was sentenced Monday afternoon to three years probation for stealing guns from the coroner’s office.

02/24/2014

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Police Looking For Thieves Stealing Packages Off Doorsteps

Police are on the lookout for thieves who allegedly follow delivery trucks and then steal packages from the front porches of homes.

02/22/2014

Buster (credit: CBS)

Dog’s Death Could Spark New Law Addressing Veterinary Technicians

The death of a dog is sparking change at the Capitol. The would-be change comes after a CBS4 news investigation.

02/21/2014

CBS4's Rick Sallinger attempts to talk to Christopher Clark (credit: CBS)

Soldier In Court On Theft Charges Greets CBS4 Reporter With Profanity

A Colorado Army National Guard soldier made a trip to court Tuesday morning as part of a fraud investigation. He is one of several charged with receiving tens of thousands of dollars they didn’t deserve.

02/18/2014

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2 Men Sentenced In Colorado Human Trafficking Scheme

Two men were sentenced on Tuesday in a human trafficking scheme that involved importing women from the Philippines and putting them into forced labor.

02/11/2014

Cimmeron Johns (credit: Weld County Sheriff's Office)

Double Murder Suspect Killed Himself After Standoff

An autopsy confirmed the man from Frederick suspected of killing his wife and her mother shot himself to death after a standoff with police on Friday.

02/10/2014