A car-jacking and sex-trafficking suspect who led deputies on a wild crime spree this summer told law enforcement he thought about killing himself because he didn’t want to return to prison, according to court testimony.
Detectives in Jefferson County are investigating the possibility that credit card theft suspects may be linked to the theft of a Denver Police officer’s weapon.
Authorities continue to search for an inmate who escaped from the Jefferson County Jail Sunday night and released a new image of him on Tuesday.
Jefferson County is investigating whether a pair of stolen cars may be linked to an escaped jail inmate who’s been on the lam for more than 24 hours.
Police are searching for an inmate and registered sex offender who escaped overnight from the Jefferson County Jail at 6th Avenue and Jefferson County Parkway.
Jefferson County’s school board has approved a plan to review the curriculum in some U.S. history classes to promote patriotism and downplay civil disobedience, but with some changes to the original proposal.
After two weeks of teacher sickouts and student protests, Thursday’s Jefferson County School Board meeting is expected to be overflowing with parents, teachers and students who have concerns about the future of the school district.
A fight in Colorado over how United States history is taught is coming to a head in Jefferson County on Thursday, with students and teachers expected to pack a school board meeting where the controversial changes could face a vote.
A caregiver accused of abusing an elderly man he was paid to help says he deserves to be in jail, but not for the charges currently being levied against him.
Authorities say a handgun and police badge were stolen from a Denver police officer’s personal car parked outside the officer’s home in Jefferson County.