Adams County Jail

Kurt Jones (credit: Longmont Police)

Man Wanted In Longmont Attack Captured By Westminster Police

The man wanted in connection with an attack in Longmont has been arrested in Westminster after police spent nearly two days searching for him.

04/24/2014

(credit Aurora Police)

6 Inmates Released Due To Overcrowding In Adams County Jail

Six inmates from Aurora were released early on Monday allegedly because there was no room for them at the Adams County jail.

03/04/2014

Adams County Sheriff Doug Darr (credit: CBS)

Adams County Sheriff Addresses Inmate Cap Controversy

Adams County Sheriff Doug Darr has addressed his inmate cap that policy police chiefs criticized, saying it puts citizens at risk by limiting the number of inmates from local cities.

05/30/2013

Copter4 flew over the Adams County Jail in Brighton (credit: CBS)

Police Chiefs Demand Change In Inmate Cap

Five police chiefs have demanded the Adams County Sheriff change a policy they claim endangers the public.

05/28/2013

CBS4's Brian Maass, left, interviews Charles Tedesco (credit: CBS)

Adams County Commissioner Candidate Lies, Misleads In Interview

Charles Tedesco, a candidate for Adams County Commissioner, admits he lied about his criminal record and tried to mislead during an on-camera interview with CBS4 earlier this month.

10/18/2012

(credit: CBS)

City Says It Will Foot Bill For Sewage Leak Into Homes

The city of Brighton as well as Adams County are now footing the clean-up bill for people whose homes were flooded by raw sewage.

10/07/2011

Sewage flooding one of the homes in Brighton (credit: CBS)

Jail May Be To Blame For Raw Sewage Into Brighton Homes

Raw sewage has flooded two homes in Brighton and the owners say they think they know where it’s coming from.

08/31/2011

(credit: AP)

Adams County Cutting Back On Housing Inmates

Budget cutbacks are forcing the Adams County Jail to reduce the number of Aurora prisoners in the county jail from 25 to four.

08/10/2011

Eric Eugene Lyerly (credit: Westminster Police Dept.)

Murder Suspect Arrested In Westminster

Police in Westminster have arrested a man they found inside an apartment while officers were conducting a welfare check. Eric Eugene Lyerly, 52 has been arrested for first degree murder.

06/22/2011

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