Don Pooley (credit: Arvada police)

DA: SWAT team Officer Justified In Fatal Shooting

Investigators say a SWAT team officer was justified in the fatal shooting of a parolee who held a 13-year-old boy hostage for 18 hours in a suburban Denver home.


Michael Alan Connell (credit: Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office)

Man In Custody After Barricading Himself In Hotel Room

A man is in custody after he threatened deputies and barricaded himself in a hotel room Wednesday night.


Charles Espinoza (credit: CBS)

Friend Says Thornton Standoff Suspect Was ‘Out Of Character’

A close friend of the suspect in a murder case that ended with a standoff in Thornton said the whole ordeal comes as a shock.


Police in Thornton surround the SUV believed to be involved in a kidnapping turned deadly in Weld County.  (credit: CBS)

SWAT Team Finds Body After Thornton Standoff

Authorities have found a man’s body inside a suburban Denver apartment where a suspect in the deaths of two women was believed to be hiding.


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Traffic Stop Turns Into Standoff In Colorado Springs

A routine traffic stop turned into an hour and a half standoff at a Colorado Springs intersection early Wednesday.


An image from the scene (credit: CBS)

Aurora Police Shoot Man During Standoff

An investigation is underway after police shot a man who pointed a shotgun at them during a standoff in the Denver suburb of Aurora.


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Police Surround School In NE Denver After 2 Armed Men Break In

Police and SWAT teams surrounded a school overnight after an employee with Denver schools said they saw two males carrying weapons break in.


Ralph Barnhardt (credit: Jefferson County Sheriff's Office)

Man Accused Of Firing At Deputies During Standoff Faces 40 Charges

Forty charges have been filed against a man who fired at deputies during a standoff in Jefferson County in early July.


Ed Herring (credit: Weld County Sheriff's Department)

Weld County Sheriff’s Deputy Arrested After Standoff

A Weld County sheriff’s deputy is on unpaid leave after allegedly threatening a relative with a gun.


Ryon Olthoff (credit: Denver DA)

Man Sentenced After 7-Hour Standoff

A man accused of shooting at police and other crimes as part of a seven-hour standoff last fall has been sentenced to a lengthy prison term.