Denver Sheriff’s Office
Denver sheriff’s deputies choked and stun-gunned an inmate who sought medical attention after he was beaten and scarred by other jail inmates, according to a report unsealed Thursday.
A federal judge has asked the U.S. attorney’s office to investigate whether Denver police officers broke the law when they spoke with a key witness in a federal civil rights lawsuit.
Police in Denver are investigating an off-duty Denver Sheriff’s deputy that fired shots at another driver early Wednesday morning.
Samuel Lee Govea arrived at Denver Health several days ago with a gunshot wound to his leg. He was arrested there Sunday but walked out on his own an hour later.
Fellow Denver police officers, friends and family gathered in the rain to remember fallen law officers on Wednesday. The annual memorial service took place at the Denver County Jail.