Inmate Death

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Investigation Underway After Inmate Dies In Adams County

Authorities are investigating the death of a 47-year-old inmate at the Adams County jail.

04/07/2015

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Vigil Held For Woman Who Died After Falling Ill At Jefferson County Jail

Friends and family of a woman who died while being held in the Jefferson County Detention Facility held a vigil Saturday evening.

03/15/2015

Jail Death

Jeffco Sheriff: Inmate Might Be Alive If Staff Acted

Jefferson County Sheriff Jeff Shrader says a female inmate who died in his jail this month might have lived if the jail’s medical staff had taken any action during the nearly 10 hours the woman and other inmates continually requested medical help.

03/11/2015

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Jeffco Jail Medical Staff Repeatedly Informed Of Sick Inmate Before Death

CBS4 has learned that Jefferson County sheriff’s medical staff were notified multiple times that a female inmate was extremely sick two hours before she died, but she never received medical attention in the hours before her death.

03/05/2015

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Investigation Of Inmate’s Death At JeffCo Jail Could Focus On Medical Unit

A woman being held in the Jefferson County Detention Facility died after she told guards she needed help. Now an investigation is underway to find out why she may not have received the help she needed in time.

03/04/2015

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Inmate Who Died In Jefferson County Jail Complained Of Feeling Ill

An investigation has been launched into the death of an inmate at the Jefferson County Detention Facility.

03/03/2015

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Arapahoe County Investigates Death Of Inmate

The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office and coroner are investigating the death of an inmate held in the county jail’s medical unit.

12/15/2014

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Boulder County Jail Inmate Hangs Himself In Cell

Authorities say a 40-year-old Boulder County Jail inmate facing several charges hanged himself in his cell.

06/30/2013

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Inmate Dies In Canon City, Details Not Released

The Colorado Department of Corrections is confirming the death of an inmate at the Colorado Territorial Correctional Facility in Canon City.

04/25/2013

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Denver City Council Approves $695,000 Settlement Over Inmate Death

The Denver City Council on Monday night approved a $695,000 settlement with the family of an inmate who committed suicide.

09/17/2012

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