Denver DA Morrissey Praises Katie's Law, Wants It For Misdemeanor ConvictionsDenver District Attorney Mitch Morrissey is once again praising the passing of Katie's Law, which took effect in 2010 and requires DNA to be taken from all adults convicted for new felony offenses. But he also wants it to include misdemeanor convictions.
500th DNA Hit Reached In Katie's LawThe Denver District Attorney is celebrating Colorado's 500th "hit" and the way the 2010 law has changed prosecuting criminals.
DNA Evidence Leads To Conviction In Cold Case Sex Assault From 2001The Denver district attorney's office says a man has been convicted of sexually assaulting a woman after a DNA sample taken when he was arrested on other charges more than a decade later linked him to the attack.
DNA Links Man To Cold Case Sex Assault From 2001Denver's District Attorney has formally charged a man accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a young woman in 2001.
Bill Would Require DNA From All Misdemeanor Convicts In ColoradoNearly all people going through Colorado's criminal court system will have to submit DNA samples under a bill introduced at the Statehouse.
Suspect Pleads Guilty In Sexual Assault Cold CaseA man accused in a brutal stranger attack nearly five years ago has pleaded guilty.
Suspected Serial Rapist Caught Driving Politician's CarCBS4 has learned a man accused of being a serial rapist has ties to at least one high-profile Colorado politician and may have volunteered for the Democratic Party.
Denver D.A. Praises 'Katie's Law' In Arrest Of Serial Rape SuspectHe got into a fight in a grocery store parking lot and now Denver police believe DNA evidence connects that man to three rapes -- one involving a 13-year-old girl.
Police Credit 'Katie's Law' For Alleged Serial Rapist ArrestA man accused of a series of rapes dating back to 2008 has been formally charged.
DNA Sample Leads To Arrest In Denver Cold CaseA DNA sample has helped lead police to their suspect in a brutal attack on a woman that happened 3 years ago.
DNA Samples Matched With 40 Crimes Under Colorado LawA crime fighting tool that has raised privacy concerns has been fully implemented in Colorado. Under Colorado's so-called Katie's Law, DNA samples are collected from suspected felons when they're arrested.