The Department of Corrections said the man was assigned to an outside work crew and was operating a dump truck when he drove off Thursday afternoon.
After 10 days on the run, the sex offender who escaped from the Jefferson County Jail was captured Thursday morning in Boulder as SWAT teams prepared to arrest him.
A man who escaped from the Florence Correctional Institute is back in custody.
The Denver Sheriff’s deputy facing felony charges for helping an inmate escape from jail has resigned his position.
The man who called a Denver Sheriff’s deputy “pretty dumb” for allegedly masterminding his escape has had his preliminary hearing rescheduled for June 5.
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.
Denver police say they are holding a 47-year-old woman in connection with this week’s jail escape.
CBS4 has learned that a Denver Sheriff’s deputy is in custody and suspected of helping a dangerous inmate escape from the downtown Denver jail last night.
An escaped inmate who shot himself in a Greeley home Friday reportedly pointed a gun at a firefighter but the weapon didn’t fire.
An escaped inmate shot himself in a Greeley home Friday, but not before stealing a deputy’s gun and taking a hostage.