Jefferson County

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Woman Calls Clear Creek Canyon Rock Slide ‘Absolutely Terrifying’

Officials closed Highway 6 after a rock slide in Clear Creek Canyon.

02/24/2015

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Delayed School Buses Leave DPS Students Waiting Outside In Single Digit Temps

It was a frosty, cold morning for students standing at bus stops in Denver, and the snowpacked road conditions made many of the school buses late.

02/23/2015

Sgt. David Baldwin (credit: Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office)

Fallen Sheriff’s Deputy Honored With Naming Of Highway

A portion of a state highway in Jefferson County is being named after a sheriff’s deputy who was killed in a motorcycle crash last year.

02/17/2015

Daniel Varnes (credit: U.S. Marshals Service)

Colorado Sex Offender Arrested In West Virginia For Failure To Register

The U.S. Marshals Service says a man who served a prison term in Colorado on a sex offense is being held in West Virginia for failure to register as a sex offender.

02/11/2015

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Jeffco Deputy Survey Reveals ‘Shocking’ Numbers

A consultant hired by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s department says a “shocking” number of deputies are either planning to leave or are at risk of leaving while only one third of Jeffco deputies are committed to staying long-term.

02/09/2015

Gerald Clark walking out of court in May 2014 (credit: CBS)

Pastor Sentence: 10 Years To Life For Sex Assaults

A pastor who pleaded guilty to sexual assault on a child by a person in a position of trust has been sentenced to 10 years to life in prison.

02/06/2015

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Man At Large After Using Car To Drag Jeffco Deputy

A Jefferson County sheriff’s deputy is recovering after being dragged by a vehicle.

01/30/2015

John Pettit (credit: Denver Police Department)

Big Bust Uncovers Illegal Hash Lab, 70 Pounds Of Pot

Denver police busted an illegal marijuana operation and seized more than 70 pounds of pot as part of an undercover operation on Thursday and Friday.

01/25/2015

Joe Avalos in court on Friday (credit: CBS)

Pimp Who Preyed On Young Teens Given 30 Year Sentence

An Arvada man who lured seven different young women into prostitution in exchange for meth will spend 30 years in prison.

01/23/2015

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State’s First Human Trafficking Prevention Unit Gets To Work

A first-of-its kind human trafficking unit, based in the Jefferson and Gilpin County District Attorney’s office, debuts in Colorado with a new pro-active approach.

01/22/2015

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