East High School
A fundraising effort has been launched to help a Denver police officer who was struck and run over by a car during protests by East High School students last week.
The Denver man who drove into four police officers Wednesday told CBS4 on Friday he doesn’t remember doing it.
The driver who struck and ran over a police officer during a protests of East High School students on Wednesday has been identified.
Several hundred high school students in the Denver metro area walked out of class for a third day in protest of the police action in Ferguson.
John Adsit is now known widely as the Denver police officer injured during Wednesday’s protests by East High School students.
But at the Douglas County Dolphins, he is simply Coach or Dad.
Even though they have been a bigger story in other cities, the Ferguson related protests here in Denver are beginning to hit home and deserve the attention of civic leaders.
Protesters who marched through Denver Wednesday to demonstrate against events in Ferguson, Mo. Are now being accused of cheering and clapping when a Denver Police officer was run down and seriously injured by a motorist.
The Denver Police officer critically injured after being struck and dragged by a car during a walkout by East High School students on Wednesday will need more surgery.
Four bicycle unit police officers helping control traffic during a student walkout on Wednesday were hit by a vehicle and injured on Wednesday. One of the officers was undergoing surgery and was in critical condition.
Early Wednesday afternoon, physicians at Denver Health Medical Center were operating on Denver Police Officer John Adsit, 35, after he was seriously injured while assisting with a protest on Colfax Avenue by students from East High School.