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Denver Police Academy

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Denver Police Graduation Marks A Turning Point For Department

The first graduating class at the Denver Police Academy in five years was sworn in on Wednesday.

10/24/2013

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Police To Inform Neighbors About Sexually Violent Predator

Police in Denver will host a community notification meeting about a sexually violent predator who has been released from the Department of Corrections.

10/01/2013

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Obama Chooses Colorado As Spot To Press For Gun Measures

In danger of losing congressional momentum, President Barack Obama is drawing attention to Colorado’s newly passed gun control laws as he applies public pressure on Congress to pass similar federal measures.

04/03/2013

Barack Obama in Floria on March 29, 2013. (credit: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)

Denver Cops Criticize Obama In Advance Of Denver Speech

Some current and former Denver police officers have taken to Facebook to criticize the president’s planned use of Denver police officers as a backdrop for a Wednesday speech on gun control.

04/02/2013

Officer Steve Sloan interacts with actor Vernon Hysaw during his crisis intervention training (credit: CBS)

DPD Uses Professional Actors For Crisis Intervention Training

They are some of the most challenging calls police officers receive — armed suspects who may be determined to hurt themselves or others. Now police officers in Denver are getting some very realistic training to help them handle those life and death situations.

11/13/2012

CBS4's Howard Nathan talks with retired Denver Police Academy instructor Rob Rathburn (credit: CBS)

Police Academy Instructor Explains How Officers Deal With Attacks

In the wake of an officer shooting a man swinging a sword on the Auraria Campus, CBS4 wanted to know what goes through an officer’s mind when faced with a deadly threat.

11/12/2012

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Police To Inform Neighbors About Sexually Violent Predator

Police in Denver will host a community notification meeting about a sexually violent predator who is being released into the community.

06/08/2012

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Police To Inform Neighbors About Sexually Violent Predator

Police in Denver will host a community notification meeting about a sexually violent predator who is relocating from Lakewood to the Denver area.

02/29/2012