Marvin Booker

Images from the security video showing Marvin Booker's death (credit: Denver Jail)

Jury Awards Millions To Family Of Inmate Who Died

Federal court jurors have found that five sheriff’s deputies used excessive force in death of homeless street preacher who died in the city’s downtown jail.

10/14/2014

Images from the security video showing Marvin Booker's death (credit: Denver Jail)

Jurors Reconvene In Denver Jail-Death Trial

Jurors have resumed deliberations in the civil trial of five Denver sheriff’s deputies accused of using excessive force against a homeless street preacher who died in the city’s downtown jail.

10/14/2014

Images from the security video showing Marvin Booker's death (credit: Denver Jail)

Jurors Begin Deliberations In Denver Jail Death Civil Case

The federal civil trial of five Denver sheriff’s deputies accused of using excessive force against a homeless street preacher is winding down.

10/10/2014

Marvin Booker (credit: Denver Police)

Jurors Deliberate In Denver Jail Death Trial

Jurors began deliberating Friday afternoon in the trial of five Denver sheriff’s deputies accused of using excessive force against a homeless street preacher who died at the jail.

10/10/2014

An image from the protest on Monday (credit: CBS)

Denver Sheriff’s Deputies Protest Lack Of Support

Denver sheriff’s deputies are protesting what they see as a lack of support from city officials after recent high-profile misconduct case

10/06/2014

Images from the security video showing Marvin Booker's death (credit: Denver Jail)

Lawyer: Denver Deputies Obeyed Rules In Handling Prisoner Who Died

Five Denver sheriff’s deputies followed the rules when they used a sleeper hold and stun gun to restrain a homeless street preacher who died in the downtown jail, a defense attorney said Monday.

09/22/2014

Shorter Community AME Church Pastor Timothy E. Tyler on Sunday (credit: CBS)

Supporters Of Street Preacher Killed In Denver Jail ‘Pray For Justice’

Friends and family street preacher Marvin Booker, who died in 2010 after being subdued by Denver sheriff’s deputies, say the City of Denver has a “murderous culture” that led to Booker’s death.

09/21/2014

The alleged attack on Jamal Hunter (credit: Denver Sheriff's Department)

In Case Like Denver Police Probe, Charges Are Rare

A federal judge has taken the unusual step of asking prosecutors to investigate whether Denver police tried to intimidate a witness in a jail-abuse lawsuit against the city, but experts say such inquiries rarely yield criminal charges.

06/17/2014

Images from the security video showing Marvin Booker's death (credit: Denver Jail)

FBI Now Looking Into Death Of Marvin Booker

Agents with the FBI are now looking into the death of a homeless man who died after deputies at the Denver City Jail subdued him.

02/22/2013

Images from the security video showing Marvin Booker's death (credit: Denver Jail)

Marvin Booker’s Family Uses Marade To Call For Justice

The family of a man killed in the Denver Jail used the Marade to call for justice on Monday.

01/21/2013

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