Office of the Independent Monitor
The shooting of a teenage girl by Denver police last week has brought renewed attention to Denver’s independent monitor, and now a city councilman wants to strengthen the office.
The mother of a 17-year-old girl who was fatally shot by Denver police says she wants a second, independent autopsy so she can know more about how her daughter died.
An independent city official who monitors the Denver Police Department said he will investigate its policies and practices related to shooting at moving vehicles after a 17-year-old girl was shot and killed.
Two passengers who were in a car when a 17-year-old girl was shot and killed by Denver police have disputed authorities’ account of her death, saying officers opened fire before one of them was struck by the vehicle.11076840
The City and County of Denver Office of the Independent Monitor announced on Tuesday that it’s launching an investigation into the issue of Denver police shooting at moving vehicles.
Friends and family of a teenager shot and killed by Denver police have asked for a special prosecutor to investigate the case.
A teenage girl shot by police on Monday morning in Denver’s Park Hill neighborhood has died from her injuries.
A woman at the center of a disagreement between Denver’s independent monitor, who oversees Denver law enforcement and safety agencies, and the Denver Police Department and Manager of Safety, over whether excessive use of force was used has filed a federal lawsuit.
Denver’s independent monitor, who oversees Denver law enforcement and safety agencies, says the Denver Police Department and Manager of Safety made the wrong call in not disciplining a female officer for her use of force on an intoxicated woman.
Police have released the identity of a suspect they shot and killed on Tuesday.