An Adams County jury has acquitted former Brighton Police Officer Juston Henninger of assault and other charges stemming from a 2011 police call to a Brighton home where he was alleged to have used excessive force on a homeowner.
A Denver sheriff’s deputy reportedly told co-workers that he helped a felon escape the downtown jail because he had been threatened and told there was a contract out on him and his family.
The man who escaped from the Denver jail and then turned himself in appeared before a judge Thursday morning.
A prison escapee who disappeared from the Denver jail on Sunday night is back in police custody.
The Denver sheriff’s deputy accused of helping a dangerous inmate break out of the Denver City Jail denies he did it for money, saying instead he was physically threatened, leading to the jail escape.
Colorado lawmakers are looking to put an end to police officers killing dogs. They say police need more training when they come into contact with canines.
The Adams County district attorney has decided not to file any criminal charges against Adams County Sheriff’s Deputy Wilfred Europe, who shot and killed a dog, “Ziggy,” in January.
A woman whose pit bull was shot and wounded by the same sheriff’s deputy who killed another dog earlier this month claims he was “not sorry” about shooting her dog in the mouth two years ago.
CBS4 has confirmed that Adams County Deputy Wilfred Europe III, who shot and killed a dog, Ziggy, Monday night, shot another dog during his nearly five year career with Adams County.
A Denver sheriff’s deputy cleared of criminal charges for slapping a female inmate is now attempting to get her job back. Read CBS4 Investigator Brian Maass’ report.