The firing of Denver sheriff’s deputy Thomas Ford, who slugged an inmate last July, has been upheld by a Denver hearing officer, but a second deputy who was fired for not reporting the excessive force was ordered reinstated with a minor suspension.
The Adams County District Attorney on Thursday dismissed sexual assault and false imprisonment charges against Adams County Sheriff’s Deputy Jason Belmont.
A judge has ruled there’s enough evidence to charge a former Adams County deputy with sexual assault.
An investigation is underway into one of the top commanders at the Denver Sheriff’s Department who resigned in December, surprising colleagues and subordinates.
A Denver sheriff’s deputy cleared of criminal charges for slapping a female inmate is now attempting to get her job back. Read CBS4 Investigator Brian Maass’ report.