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Dan Oates

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Bill To Ban Traffic Cameras Advances

Colorado lawmakers advanced a measure to ban red-light and speeding cameras, but they’re facing strong opposition from local governments and police.

04/14/2014

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Denver Police Department Considers Tattoo Cover up

The Denver Police Department is considering a new policy restricting officers’ tattoos and body art, according to a survey sent out to all officers this week.

04/10/2014

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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

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Reward For Attempted Abduction Suspect Grows To $20,000

The largest reward ever offered by the Aurora Police Department in a criminal investigation has doubled in size.

10/29/2013

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Aurora Police Offer Largest Reward Ever In Attempted Kidnapping Case

Police are looking for a suspect after an attempted kidnapping in Aurora.

10/28/2013

Aurora Police Chief Daniel Oates at the news conference (credit: CBS)

Aurora Police Say DNA Evidence In 48 Alleged Sex Cases Destroyed In Error

Preliminary information shows the Aurora Police Department mistakenly destroyed DNA evidence in 48 alleged sexual assault cases from 2009.

06/25/2013

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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

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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

Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates on CBS's "Face the Nation" (credit: CBS)

Obama Enlists Help From Aurora Police Chief On Gun Control

The White House enlisted help from law enforcement leaders, including Aurora’s police chief, in an effort to pass new gun legislation.

01/28/2013

Aurora Police Chief Daniel Oates (credit: CBS)

Aurora To Relax Prosecution Of Pot Possession Cases

Aurora is joining the list of cities who say they will no longer charge people 21 and older who have small amounts of marijuana, citing the passage of Amendment 64.

11/26/2012

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