Hundreds Show Support For Deputy Fighting For His LifeInjured Douglas County Detective Dan Brite is unable to leave his hospital bed at this time, so the community came to him to pray for his recovery.
A Week After Shooting, Detective's Condition 'Critical, But Responsive'A week ago a 40-year-old man known to police shot Dan Brite, a detective, in his chest and caused serious internal injuries.
Man Killed By Deputies Identified, Deputy Remains In Critical ConditionThe Douglas County Sheriff's Office has identified a man who was shot and killed by deputies after he shot a deputy who remains in critical condition.
Shots Fired: Deputy Injured, Suspect KilledPolice in Parker and deputies the Douglas County Sheriff's Office responded to a man with a gun in a neighborhood on Friday afternoon. Shots were fired, one deputy was critically hurt and the suspect was killed by another officer.
School Threat Suspect's Social Site Is Satanic In NatureTwo teenagers have been arrested in connection with making a threat against their high school. The Douglas County Schools Superintendent said it was handled the best it could have which stopped the threat in its tracks.
Parents, Students Grateful For 'Text-A-Tip' Line After School Threat Is ThwartedTwo teenage girls are in custody after an alleged plot to kill students and staff at Mountain Vista High School and parents and students are thanking the sheriff's office's tip line.
2 Teens Detained After Threat Made Against High SchoolTwo teenagers have been detained after allegedly making threats against Mountain Vista High School in Highlands Ranch.
Investigation Into Death Of Henthorn's First Wife Placed On HoldThe Douglas County Sheriff's Department has decided to no longer actively pursue a murder case against Harold Henthorn in connection with the death of his first wife.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Sign Letter To White House Opposing Guantanamo Detainees PlanAs President Barack Obama considers what to do about fulfilling his campaign pledge to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and possibly bring the prisoners to Colorado, 40 sheriffs from Colorado have voiced their opposition in a letter to the White House.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Oppose Guantanamo Detainee PlansFifty sheriffs across Colorado have written to the White House to oppose any plan to move Guantanamo detainees to the state.
Sergeant Fired From Douglas Co. Sheriff's Office After Manslaughter Conviction RevealedA sergeant with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office has been fired after more than 20 years after it was revealed that he was convicted of killing someone.
Man Who Shot At Police With AK-47 Gets 700+ Year SentenceA judge in Douglas County on Friday sentenced a convicted felon who shot at 27 police officers to more than 700 years in prison.