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Alex Martinez

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Denver Police Union Demands ‘Leak’ Investigation

The Denver Police Protective Association has asked Denver’s manager of safety to launch an official investigation into department leaks to the news media regarding internal affairs cases.

06/03/2013

Alex Landau (credit: CBS)

Denver Police Find No Misconduct In 2009 Beating

A Denver Police Department review has found insufficient evidence to support allegations of officer misconduct in a 2009 beating.

04/06/2013

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2 Denver Officers Fired Following Practical Joke

CBS4 has learned that the city of Denver has fired two Denver police officers for a 2010 incident where they tried to play a practical joke on a fellow officer.

12/05/2012

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DPD Sergeant Demoted After Legislator’s DUI Stop

Denver Police Sgt. Benita Packard, who omitted critical facts in the DUI stop of former Colorado Rep. Laura Kay Bradford, has agreed to accept a demotion to the rank of patrol officer in the face of termination.

09/17/2012

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DPD Chief Recommends Firing Sergeant Who Covered Up Lawmaker’s DUI Stop

CBS4 has learned Denver Police Chief Robert White has recommended the firing of veteran police Sgt. Benita Packard over her handling of the Jan. 25 DUI stop of former State Legislator Laura Kay Bradford.

07/16/2012

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FBI Opens Investigation Into Denver Police Beating

The FBI is investigating the case of a 19-year-old community college student who was beaten by Denver police after being stopped for an illegal left hand turn.

06/04/2012

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Jury Clears Denver Deputy Of Assault

A Denver sheriff’s deputy cleared of criminal charges for slapping a female inmate is now attempting to get her job back. Read CBS4 Investigator Brian Maass’ report.

01/26/2012

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New Denver Safety Manager: Police Discipline Slow

Denver’s new safety manager says the current system of police discipline is too slow and cumbersome.

01/21/2012

Richard Rosenthal (credit: CBS)

Rosenthal Reaction Will Push Hancock

Either as a parting shot or a final warning, Denver’s Independent Monitor, Richard Rosenthal released a scathing fourth quarter report on Thursday.

01/05/2012

Richard Rosenthal (credit: CBS)

Outgoing Independent Monitor: Denver Police Lie To Protect Themselves

Police in Denver are being accused of lying to protect themselves. That allegation comes from the final report by the department’s outgoing independent monitor.

01/05/2012

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