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Sam Carter

A deer was rescued from an icy lake in Golden in January. (credit: CBS)

Top Colorado Animal Stories Of 2013

Elk, bear, moose, coyotes, deer, horses, dogs and even a rhinoceros make the list for top animal stories in Colorado in 2013.

12/27/2013

Sam Carter (credit: CBS)

Trial For Officer Accused Of Shooting Elk To Remain In Boulder

The trial of a former Boulder police officer accused of shooting and killing an elk will not be moved out of Boulder.

09/04/2013

Brent Curnow and Sam Carter, right (credit: CBS)

Boulder Officer Accused In Elk Shooting Case Avoids Jail Time

Brent Curnow was accused of plotting to kill the elk with another officer. Now he will plead guilty in an agreement with prosecutors.

09/03/2013

Brent Curnow and Sam Carter, right (credit: CBS)

Boulder Officer Accused In Elk Shooting Case Offered Plea Deal

Prosecutors are offering a former Boulder police officer accused in the illegal shooting of an elk on New Year’s Day a deal.

08/31/2013

Sam Carter, left, and Brent Curnow, right (credit CBS)

Former Boulder Officers Plead Not Guilty To Shooting, Killing Elk

A trial date is now set for two former Boulder police officers. Both men are accused of killing a popular elk in a Boulder neighborhood.

05/31/2013

Brent Curnow and Sam Carter, right (credit: CBS)

Report: Ex-Boulder Cop Killed Deer On Duty Before Shooting Elk

The final Boulder Police Department’s internal investigation report on two ex-Boulder cops accused of illegally killing an elk in the city reveals new details.

03/28/2013

Brent Curnow and Sam Carter, right (credit: CBS)

Former Boulder Officers Formally Charged In Elk Shooting Death

Formal charges were filed Thursday against two former Boulder police officers in the shooting death of an elk that outraged a neighborhood.

02/07/2013

Boulder Police Officer Sam Carter poses with the elk he shot with his service gun while on duty. (credit: CBS)

Boulder Police Chief: Resignation Does Not Affect Elk Killing Investigation

The Chief of Boulder Police and Boulder District Attorney said the resignation of two officers following charges over the killing of an elk will not impact the criminal investigation.

01/23/2013

Sam Carter and Brent Curnow (credit: Boulder Sheriff)

Boulder Officers Resign 4 Days After Being Charged In Elk Shooting Case

The two police officers involved in the killing of an elk in a Boulder neighborhood have resigned, four days after the district attorney filed charges against them.

01/22/2013

Boulder Police Officer Sam Carter poses with the elk he shot with his service gun while on duty. (credit: CBS)

2 Boulder Officers Face Felony Charges After Shooting Of Elk

The district attorney in Boulder on Friday announced that his office is filing multiple charges against the two police officers involved in the killing of an elk in a neighborhood, an incident that led to an outcry from angered residents.

01/18/2013

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