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Salvation Army Partners With City To Set Up Emergency Shelters For Homeless Women

Peggy Blackwell spent sundown looking for a place to stay. Every night, it’s a challenge to find somewhere warm and safe.

11/12/2014

Donna Gregory (credit: Douglas County Sheriff)

Granddaughter Faces Charges In Violent Home Invasion

A Parker man is recovering from serious injuries after being wounded in a home invasion that his granddaughter allegedly organized.

10/01/2014

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Pot Draws Homeless To Colorado In Search Of Work

Legal pot is attracting another demographic: the homeless, some of whom trek to the state in hopes of landing a job in the industry.

09/25/2014

The Fort Lyon Supportive Residential Community (credit: CBS)

Gov. Hickenlooper Visits New Facility For Homeless

Gov. John Hickenlooper will be in southern Colorado to mark the first year of a facility in Las Animas that provides housing for the homeless.

09/23/2014

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Fort Collins Police Respond To Drastic Increase In Homeless Calls

Police in Fort Collins are seeing a drastic increase in the number of homeless in the city but not everyone agrees with how officers are handling the situation.

08/07/2014

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Dealers Pay Homeless To Stand In Line For Gold Collector’s Coin

Coin dealers paid stand-ins, including the homeless, to wait in line at the Denver Mint Tuesday morning to snag freshly minted gold half-dollars.

08/05/2014

A Denver motorcycle police officer on the 16th Street Mall (credit: CBS)

Denver City Council Approves $1.8M To Hire More Police Officers

There should be more police officers on the streets of the Mile High City soon after the Denver City Council approved nearly $2 million to hire more cops to patrol the Ballpark and Lower Downtown neighborhoods.

06/24/2014

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Homeless Advocate Finds Personal Meaning In Multiple Sclerosis Charity Ride

A homeless man who advocates for the homeless has found a new meaning in a charity bike ride.

05/30/2014

Mayor Michael Hancock wore his pajamas while visiting University Park Elementary School (credit: CBS)

80 Schools Denver-Area School Participating In ‘PJ Day’ To End Homelessness

The city and county of Denver and Denver’s “Road Home” are teaming up with the community to help put homelessness to bed by hosting the ninth annual “PJ Day” on Thursday.

02/06/2014

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Salvation Army Works To Help Denver Homeless In The Cold

Members of the Salvation Army are doing sweeps of Denver streets this week in an effort to get homeless people into shelters.

12/05/2013

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