A teenager accused of stabbing his friend to death with a hunting knife in western Boulder County is in police custody.
A man from Westminster has been charged in the death of his girlfriend’s 1-year-old child.
The district attorney of the office that prosecuted a man on death row is asking Gov. John Hickenlooper not to grant him clemency.
A man has been convicted of first-degree murder for the killing of a woman at a motel last summer.
Defense lawyers are questioning the DNA evidence analysis in the case of a teen accused of sexually assaulting and murdering a suburban Denver girl.
A white supremacist prison gang member was arrested and another was still being sought for questioning Friday in the death of Colorado’s prisons chief as authorities investigated whether the gang had any ties to the killing.
Police have caught one alleged member of the 211 Crew gang, which has possible ties the killing of Colorado Corrections director Tom Clements.
The ex-convict suspected in the killing of Colorado’s prison chief who was mistakenly released from prison four years early slipped off his electronic monitoring bracelet, but parole officials didn’t realize he had fled until just hours before the slaying.
Colorado court officials have vowed to review procedures to ensure that a clerical mistake that allowed the early release of a prisoner — who then went on to allegedly shoot the state’s corrections director last month — doesn’t happen again.
Detectives with the El Paso County Sheriff’s office are still trying to determine who shot Tom Clements, Colorado’s corrections chief, and what the motive might have been for the slaying on Tuesday night.