Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office
A Wheat Ridge woman who stabbed her 3-year-old son in the stomach but blamed the attack on a man was sentenced to 12 years in prison on Friday.
A man convicted of turning a teenage girl into a prostitute was sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday.
A jury has acquitted a 32-year-old Westminster man who was charged in the death of his girlfriend’s 13-month-old daughter.
A grand jury has indicted five people in an identity theft ring that authorities say involved breaking into mailboxes in Jefferson County and the Denver metro area.
An additional 18 counts have been filed against Brandon Hansen for allegedly breaking into tanning booths at a Lakewood tanning salon and secretly taking video of naked women.
Identity theft is the most common crime in America right now, and victims say it causes a web of finance trouble that takes years to resolve.
The wife of a police officer who faked cancer to get donations from friends and neighbors has been sent to prison for lying to her probation officer.
A 29-year-old Louisiana man accused of causing a fatal crash in the Denver suburb of Arvada has been charged with vehicular homicide.
A woman cheated hundreds of people out of thousands of dollars by pretending she had cancer and may have recently been doing it again.
A convicted child molester from Georgia was wearing an ankle monitor but allowed to leave the state when he came to suburban Denver this month believing he would be meeting a teenage girl for sex, authorities said Tuesday.