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.
Public safety officials are holding the first of four community meetings to discuss reforms to the troubled Denver sheriff’s department.
The mayor’s office on Thursday said it’s created a supervisory committee to oversee the work of task forces reviewing policy at the beleaguered sheriff’s department.
The City Council on Monday approved the largest settlement in Denver history for a former jail inmate who accused sheriff’s deputies of abusing him and looking the other way as other inmates attacked him.
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.
Denver city councilors still need to approve a $3.3 million settlement offer to settle abuse claims at the city’s jail.
A former Denver Detention Center inmate who was beaten behind bars may soon become a millionaire.
Embattled Denver Sheriff Gary Wilson has left his position but will remain in the department, Mayor Michael Hancock announced on Monday.
Two Denver Sheriff’s deputies have been placed on administrative leave following an investigation into inappropriate use of force while booking an inmate into jail.
From assault to drug use, the Denver Sheriff’s Department has faced allegations of misconduct and abuse over the last several months.