How Denver police handle shootings involving moving cars was back in the spotlight on Tuesday. That’s as a man facing charges in an officer-involved shooting was back in court.
Denver Police Officer John Adsit is seen standing in a picture and on a video in the hospital where he is recovering after he was struck by a vehicle while escorting a student protest two months ago.
Dozens of protesters gathered outside a police station in Denver on Wednesday to protest the shooting death of a teenage girl who was shot and killed by officers while she was behind the wheel of a stolen car.
The Mayor of Denver wants to make sure the investigation moves forward without anyone jumping to conclusions in the shooting death of a teen who was driving a stolen car. The officers involved were also identified.
Anger and frustration filled the streets Monday night after Denver police shot and killed a teenage girl.
Organizers say about 400 people participated in Colorado’s latest demonstrations in favor of higher wages for fast food workers.
Denver police say a protest over the lack of a grand jury indictment against a New York City police officer in the death of a black man led to the arrests of four people.
Early Wednesday afternoon, physicians at Denver Health Medical Center were operating on Denver Police Officer John Adsit, 35, after he was seriously injured while assisting with a protest on Colfax Avenue by students from East High School.
Fast food workers in Denver are participating in a national strike to win $15 an hour wages, and three people were arrested when they sat down in the road and refused to get up.
The mother of a 24-year-old man who was shot and killed by a security guard says she knows her son may have been in the wrong but she thinks the end result wasn’t justified.