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Former Boulder police Officer Sam Carter leaves for a break in jury selection for his trial in the shooting of a trophy elk on Mapleton Hill during jury selection (credit: BOULDER DAILY CAMERA/ Mark Leffingwell)

Elk Killing Trial Begins For Former Boulder Police Officer

Testimony is underway in the trial of a former Boulder Police officer involved in the killing of a trophy elk while he was on duty.

05/28/2014

Former Boulder police Officer Sam Carter listens during the start of jury selection for his case in the shooting of a trophy elk on Mapleton Hill (credit: BOULDER DAILY CAMERA/Mark Leffingwell)

Ex-Officer On Trial For Killing Elk While On Duty In Boulder

A former police officer who shot and killed an elk while on duty is going on trial in Boulder.

05/27/2014

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Students Can Be Awarded Trophies For Academic Success

Most schools have trophy cases filled with trophies that celebrate athletic victories, basketball, football, baseball, etc. Now you’ll soon find state championship trophies for academics.

05/09/2014

Former Boulder Police Officer Sam Carter poses with the elk he shot with his service gun while on duty. (credit: CBS)

Former Boulder Officer Accused Of Killing Elk Had Past Incident With A Deer

A former Boulder police officer charged with killing a trophy elk within the city limits may have tried to shoot another trapped animal back in 2008.

04/30/2014

Former Boulder Police Officer Sam Carter poses with the elk he shot with his service gun while on duty. (credit: CBS)

Decision On Charges Against Officer Who Shot Elk Could Come Friday

The Boulder County district attorney says he should have a decision on Friday if criminal charges will be filed against a police officer who shot an elk.

01/09/2013

Boulder Police Chief Mark Beckner (credit: CBS)

Boulder Police Chief Meets Residents Over Elk Shooting

Boulder’s police chief on Monday met with neighbors very upset by an officer’s actions after he shot and killed a bull elk last week.

01/07/2013

An image from a candlelight vigil held for the elk Sunday evening (credit: CBS)

Candlelight Vigil Held For Elk Killed By Police Officer In Boulder

A candlelight vigil was held in Boulder Sunday evening for an elk that was shot by a police officer last Tuesday.

01/06/2013

Former Boulder Police Officer Sam Carter poses with the elk he shot with his service gun while on duty. (credit: CBS)

Boulder Residents To Hold Candlelight Vigil For Elk Shot By Officer

A candlelight vigil has been scheduled in Boulder for an elk that was shot by a police officer last Tuesday.

01/05/2013

Former Boulder Police Officer Sam Carter poses with the elk he shot with his service gun while on duty. (credit: CBS)

Officers Involved In Boulder Elk Shooting Placed On Leave

Two police officers who were involved in the shooting of an elk have been placed on administrative leave with pay while the Boulder Police Department investigates the incident.

01/04/2013