Some dog owners want police officers to go through mandatory training so shooting at pets is a last resort. It’s the subject of a bill making its way through the state legislature.
The man who owned the dog that was shot and killed by a Commerce City Police officer is reacting to animal cruelty charges filed against that officer.
The Commerce City Police officer who shot and killed a family dog last month has been charged with animal cruelty.
The district attorney is taking over the investigation after a family’s pet was shot and killed by a police officer in Commerce City.
Police in Commerce City have promised a full investigation after a pit bull was shot to death. At the same time police made the announcement a vigil was being held to remember the dog.