Sick Days Mean Big PayWhile local and state government agencies are curbing services, furloughing employees and laying off workers due to shrinking budgets, a 4 On Your Side Investigation found at the same time, taxpayers are shelling out millions of dollars to retiring workers for unused sick days.
Denver Officer Fired For Beating To Get His Job BackOne of two Denver police officers fired over a videotaped beating is getting his job back.
City Allowed To Fire Officers In Police BeatingThe Civil Service Commission ruled Monday that two officers can be terminated for a high-profile, videotaped beating in a case that cost one top-ranking city official his job and sparked calls for a federal civil rights investigation.
2 Fired Denver Officers To Remain Off ForceTwo police officers fired for lying in an excessive force case will remain off the police force while the city appeals their reinstatement.
Hancock: City Will Appeal Decision To Rehire Fired Denver Police OfficersDenver Mayor Michael Hancock said the city will appeal a controversial decision to rehire two police officers. They were fired after beating a man in 2009.
Reversal Of Firing In DPD Beating Case Comes As A ShockTwo Denver police officers have their jobs back after being fired in March over an aggressive arrest in LoDo.
Firings Of Officers In LoDo Beating Case OverturnedIt's been ordered that two Denver police officers fired in a highly publicized case for beating up a young man in LoDo get their jobs back.
Fired Denver Police Officers Challenge TerminationTwo Denver police officers who were fired last month have appealed that ruling. Former officers Devin Sparks and Randy Murr lost their jobs in connection with a beating caught on tape.
Officers Fired Over LoDo Beating CaseThe Denver Police Department has fired both police officers caught on tape in the LoDo beating case.
DPD Chief: 'Inaccuracies, Rumor And Tension'In an email to all members of the Denver Police Department, Chief Gerry Whitman says claims he ordered an officer fired in an effort to hang on to his job are "ridiculous and untrue."
DPD Chief Recommends Officer Be Fired In Controversial Force IncidentCBS4 has learned that Denver Police Chief Gerry Whitman is now recommending the termination of Officer Devin Sparks, who was caught on videotape throwing Michael DeHerrera to the ground in 2009.