Retrial Set For Sheriff Charged With Abusing PowerAn October retrial has been set for a former Colorado sheriff charged with abusing his power.
Former El Paso County Sheriff Acquitted Of 3 Of 7 CountsA judge declared a partial mistrial Tuesday after a former sheriff accused of abusing his power was acquitted of three of seven counts.
Jury Goes Home In Corruption Case Of Former El Paso County SheriffThe jury went home for the day on Monday evening without much deliberation after closing arguments in the corruption case of the former El Paso County Sheriff.
Witnesses Take Stand In Former Sheriff's TrialOpening statements and the first witnesses were heard Thursday before an El Paso County jury in the corruption case of the former El Paso County Sheriff.
Opening Statements, Witness Called In Former Sheriff TrialA former Colorado sheriff on trial for extortion used his authority like a club, intimidating subordinates as well as contractors with his department, prosecutors argued Thursday.
Judge Throws Out 2 Charges Against Former El Paso County SheriffA jury has been seated and a judge threw out two charges in the abuse of power trial for the former sheriff of El Paso County.
Jury Selection Begins In Former Sheriff's Extortion TrialJury selection was scheduled to begin Tuesday in the extortion trial of former El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa.
Venue Change Denied For Former El Paso County SheriffAn El Paso County judge has declined to move the upcoming trial of former county Sheriff Terry Maketa.
Former El Paso County Sheriff Appears In CourtThe former sheriff of El Paso County and two subordinates appeared in court on Thursday, their first such appearance since being indicted on charges including extortion, false imprisonment, official misconduct and kidnapping.
Former Sheriff Maketa Appears In Court To Face Extortion ChargesA former Colorado sheriff and two subordinates made their first court appearances since being indicted on charges including extortion, false imprisonment, official misconduct and kidnapping.
Report: Colorado Prison Chief's Killing Was Gang HitNewly released documents show authorities believe the killing of Colorado's prisons chief was ordered by members of a white supremacist prison gang — the clearest indication yet that more than one person was involved in the slaying.
Former El Paso County Sheriff Turns Himself InThe former El Paso County Sheriff has turned himself in to authorities and bonded out. Terry Maketa has been indicted by Arapahoe County on charges that include kidnapping and extortion.