Adams County Jail
The man wanted in connection with an attack in Longmont has been arrested in Westminster after police spent nearly two days searching for him.
Six inmates from Aurora were released early on Monday allegedly because there was no room for them at the Adams County jail.
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.
Five police chiefs have demanded the Adams County Sheriff change a policy they claim endangers the public.
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.
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.
Raw sewage has flooded two homes in Brighton and the owners say they think they know where it’s coming from.
Budget cutbacks are forcing the Adams County Jail to reduce the number of Aurora prisoners in the county jail from 25 to four.
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.