Those who do drugs now may be in their own category according to Colorado law. State lawmakers want to overhaul how people are sentenced in the state for drug offenses.
Denver’s Civic Center Park has long been known as a hangout for drug dealers. Now much of the park has been closed off for renovation, so the drug dealers have moved their operations.
Parents in Aurora sounded off at a meeting about the arrest of a police officer who worked in the DARE program with students. Michael Mangino is accused of having sexually explicit pictures of a 15-year-old girl on his phone.
Fifteen suspected drug dealers have been arrested in Colorado in past few days as part of a nationwide crackdown on suspected Mexican drug cartel members in the U.S. and abroad following the killing of a federal agent in a roadside ambush in Mexico.