Colorado Bureau of Investigation
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper will sign gun control measures Wednesday that pose limits on ammunition magazines and expand background checks for firearms.
A man is in serious condition and dozens of people are displaced from their apartments after an explosion rocked an apartment building in Westminster on Sunday morning.
One person is in critical condition and five others were also injured after an explosion in Westminster Sunday morning.
Identity thieves are getting credit card numbers and using them to buy gift cards which are much more difficult to trace.
After hours of debate Friday night, the Democrat-controlled state House of Representatives gave initial approval to a package of gun control measures.
Public college campuses in Colorado would be off-limits for concealed weapons under a bill that passed its first legislative test Wednesday.
Gun-rights activists and college students thronged the Capitol Wednesday to see lawmakers debate concealed weapons on campuses.
Colorado lawmakers denied extra funding Thursday to help ease a logjam on background checks for firearm purchases, which have increased dramatically in the aftermath of the mass shooting at a Connecticut elementary school as the debate over gun control ramps us.
The prospect of tighter gun laws has gun sales soaring and the Colorado Bureau of investigation remains flooded with requests for background checks on buyers.
The Colorado Department of Public Safety plans to ask lawmakers for $500,000 hoping to add staff to handle all the background checks for people wanting to buy guns.