East High School
For the fifth school day in a row students around Denver have walked out of class in protest of the police action in Ferguson, Missouri, and nationwide.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock says he is proud of students who have staged protests over the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner but now he’s urging them to stay in school.
Demonstrators laid down on the Boulder turnpike on Monday evening, effectively shutting down one of the major routes in and out of the city during rush hour.
Approximately 200 students from Denver’s South High School walked out of class and marched down Broadway towards the state Capitol Monday morning.
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.