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Images from the security video showing Marvin Booker's death (credit: CBS)

Final Marvin Booker Settlement: $6 Million

The final settlement in the wrongful death case of Marvin Booker is $6 million, the city of Denver said Thursday.

11/27/2014

Clifton Ray Williams (credit: Denver Police Department)

Coroner Confirms Fugitive Out Of Denver Shot Self

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – The Arapahoe County coroner confirmed that a man who disappeared during his trial in Denver did in fact kill himself over the weekend. Aurora police say Clifton Ray Williams, 40, shot […]

10/20/2014

The scene Saturday night (credit: CBS)

Aurora Police Believe Denver County Fugitive Shot Himself

Aurora police say a wanted man apparently took his own life when police approached him on Saturday.

10/19/2014

Images from the security video showing Marvin Booker's death (credit: CBS)

Lawyer: Denver Deputies Obeyed Rules In Handling Prisoner Who Died

Five Denver sheriff’s deputies followed the rules when they used a sleeper hold and stun gun to restrain a homeless street preacher who died in the downtown jail, a defense attorney said Monday.

09/22/2014

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Denver’s Independent Monitor Cites ‘Supervisory Gaps’ At Sheriff Department

Denver’s Independent Monitor on Wednesday sent a 15-page letter to city council members providing his theories for why there have been so many problems with the Denver Sheriff Department.

09/10/2014

The alleged attack on Jamal Hunter (credit: Denver Sheriff's Department)

Safety Department Fires 2 Denver Deputies

Denver’s Department of Safety announced on Tuesday that they have fired two deputies who were both involved in situations where inmates in the Denver Jail were treated with inappropriate use of force.

09/09/2014

In image from the incident (credit: Padilla & Padilla, PLLC)

Former Inmate Sues Denver Deputy Seen Slamming Him

A former Denver jail inmate who was handcuffed and shackled when a deputy pushed him into a courtroom wall is suing the city.

07/30/2014

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2 Denver Sheriff Deputies Placed On Leave During Investigation Into Inappropriate Use Of Force

Two Denver Sheriff’s deputies have been placed on administrative leave following an investigation into inappropriate use of force while booking an inmate into jail.

07/16/2014

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Denver Jail Suicide Prompts Search In Illinois

Authorities in Illinois are searching for the body of a missing pipeline worker after a man arrested in Colorado told investigators the man was dead before apparently hanging himself.

03/03/2014

Matthew Andrews, center, heads into court on Jan. 24, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Former Deputy Who Helped Prisoner Escape Gets Maximum Sentence

A judge on Friday morning sentenced a former Denver Sheriff’s deputy who helped an inmate break free from the Denver Jail to a six year jail term.

01/24/2014

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