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No Charges For Denver Deputy For Punching Inmate

Prosecutors won’t file charges against a Denver sheriff’s deputy who was captured on video punching a jail inmate.

08/22/2014

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40 Recommendations Made For Troubled Denver Sheriff’s Department

Task forces reviewing the policies of the troubled Denver Sheriff’s Department on Thursday night released 40 draft recommendations.

08/22/2014

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Solving Denver’s Sheriff Problems Is Becoming A Problem

The process of tackling the problems within the Denver Sheriff’s Department is becoming more difficult as more and more civic leaders are being alienated from the process.

08/14/2014

Former Sheriff Gary Wilson, right, and interim Sheriff Elias Diggins, left speak during a news conference announcing that Wilson will step aside from his post. (credit: CBS)

Mayor’s Office Creates Committee To Lead Sheriff Selection

The mayor’s office on Thursday said it’s created a supervisory committee to oversee the work of task forces reviewing policy at the beleaguered sheriff’s department.

08/07/2014

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Judge Approves $3.3 Million Denver Jail-Abuse Settlement

A federal judge has accepted a $3.3 million settlement offer from the city of Denver to a former inmate who claims a deputy encouraged other inmates to beat him.

07/25/2014

Elvie Bellamy (credit: Denver Sheriff)

Video Released Of Accidental Jail Release

The City of Denver is appealing the reduced suspension given to a Denver Sheriff’s deputy who mistakenly released the wrong inmate from the city jail in 2012.

07/24/2014

An image of Alfredo Martinez on the ground after he had been injured (credit: CBS)

Denver Loses In 4th Attempt To Fire Sheriff’s Deputy

In a unanimous vote, the Colorado Court of Appeals has decided the City of Denver was wrong in firing a Denver Sheriff’s Deputy over a 2009 incident that the City believed was an example of excessive force.

07/24/2014

CBS4's Valerie Castro interviews former Sheriff Gary Wilson at the jail. (credit: CBS)

Denver Sheriff Has Plan To Help Deputies Struggling On The Job

From assault to drug use, the Denver Sheriff’s Department has faced allegations of misconduct and abuse over the last several months.

06/27/2014

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New Video Released In Connection With Alleged Police Intimidation Case

New video released Friday shows an alleged beating of an inmate inside the Denver Jail at the hands of deputies.

06/14/2014

Jamal Hunter (credit: CBS)

Investigation Ordered After Former Inmate Accuses Denver Police Of Intimidation

A federal judge is calling on the Justice Department to investigate Denver police. The judge wants to know if officers intimidated witnesses to a brutal jail house attack.

06/11/2014

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