Fraternal Order Of Police
Police unions across the U.S. are pushing for officers to be able to collect workers’ compensation benefits if they suffer post-traumatic stress disorder, whether they got it from the general stress of police work or from responding to a deadly shooting rampage.
Animal activists showed up outside a Brighton courthouse once again on Monday morning as a Commerce City police officer pleaded not guilty after the shooting and killing a dog last fall.
The Commerce City police officer who shot a dog and now faces charges appeared in court on Tuesday.
Colorado’s largest police organization, the Fraternal Order of Police, is calling a criminal charge against a Commerce City police officer who shot and killed a dog “outrageous” and the result “of a sensationalized media event.”
The city of Denver may have to give police officers more than $7 million worth of comp time.
Denver’s incoming police chief says he is the perfect fit for the job. The city council peppered Robert White Monday with questions ranging from gangs to Occupy Denver.
It’s been a long road to recovery for Thornton Police Motor Officer Joe Dougherty. He was struck while trying to stop a speeding vehicle on Interstate 25.