Two national consulting firms will help the Denver Sheriff Department as it tries to make sweeping reforms after a series of high-profile misconduct cases.
Federal court jurors have found that five sheriff’s deputies used excessive force in death of homeless street preacher who died in the city’s downtown jail.
Jurors have resumed deliberations in the civil trial of five Denver sheriff’s deputies accused of using excessive force against a homeless street preacher who died in the city’s downtown jail.
Jurors began deliberating Friday afternoon in the trial of five Denver sheriff’s deputies accused of using excessive force against a homeless street preacher who died at the jail.
Public safety officials want to toughen the punishment for Denver Sheriff Department deputies who use excessive force against inmates.
Five Denver sheriff’s deputies followed the rules when they used a sleeper hold and stun gun to restrain a homeless street preacher who died in the downtown jail, a defense attorney said Monday.
A Denver Sheriff’s deputy has been fired for his failure to report the use of force he witnessed during an incident between a fellow deputy and an inmate.
A woman at the center of a disagreement between Denver’s independent monitor, who oversees Denver law enforcement and safety agencies, and the Denver Police Department and Manager of Safety, over whether excessive use of force was used has filed a federal lawsuit.
A deputy in Larimer County has stepped down after accusations he used excessive force against an inmate.
The man who is in charge of the Denver Sheriff’s Department knows he has a tough job and is willing to take on the challenge.