Denver Sheriff’s Department
A Denver Sheriff’s deputy has been fired for his failure to report the use of force he witnessed during an incident between a fellow deputy and an inmate.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock wants to spend $47 million on improvements to north Denver neighborhoods, including the first major overhaul to the Brighton Boulevard area in decades.
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.
A 13-year-old who was facing felony charges in two burglary cases escaped from sheriff’s deputies on Friday while he was handcuffed and shackled.
Prosecutors won’t file charges against a Denver sheriff’s deputy who was captured on video punching a jail inmate.
Task forces reviewing the policies of the troubled Denver Sheriff’s Department on Thursday night released 40 draft recommendations.
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.
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.
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.
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.