An error at the Denver Police Crime Lab linked the wrong DNA evidence to the wrong crimes.
The Food and Drug Administration has ordered a DNA testing company to stop selling its over-the-counter test. The FDA claims the test is being sold illegally to diagnose diseases with no proof it actually works.
After tragedies like the Aurora theater shooting, public safety drove a lot of legislation this year in Colorado, dealing with everything from DNA testing to drug sentencing to crimes against pregnant women.
An expansion of DNA collection for some misdemeanor convictions has passed the Colorado House.
Colorado lawmakers moved to expand DNA collection for some misdemeanor convictions after a debate that drew both support and opposition from members of both parties.
Police say Denver Broncos cornerback Perrish Cox was arrested on sexual assault charges after a woman told officers she believed she was raped while she was drugged.