Colorado lawmakers are hoping a new measure signed into law this year will help eliminate what one state senator calls “gypsy cops,” who are fired or forced to resign by one police department but quickly catch on with another department.
A CBS4 investigation has found a Denver police technician was paid thousands to stay home and recuperate from a line-of-duty injury in 2013, but while collecting his paycheck he was simultaneously moonlighting.
Former Denver Police Chief Gerry Whitman has been transferred to the Denver Police Department’s METRO/SWAT Bureau, according to multiple Denver Police Department sources.
Robert White took the oath as Denver’s new police chief Monday morning, taking the helm of a department hit hard by scandal in recent years.
Denver’s new police chief will be starting his new job with the unanimous approval of Denver City Council for the deal that brought him to Denver.
Denver’s new police chief is a shoe-in. On Tuesday, in an unprecedented act the city council approved the hire unanimously, without debate.
Most citizens really only care about one person the Mayor hires, and that is the Chief of Police, writes CBSDenver.com blogger Dominic Dezzutti.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock is set to hold a news conference at 3 p.m. where it’s expected he will announce the hire of Robert White from Louisville, Kentucky, as the city’s new police chief.
The national search for Denver’s next police chief has brought an “executive search consultant” to Denver.
A high-ranking Denver police commander has been using a city car to commute to and from work from her home in Elizabeth, even though the commute violated an executive order.