Colorado lawmakers are looking to put an end to police officers killing dogs. They say police need more training when they come into contact with canines.
The Adams County district attorney has decided not to file any criminal charges against Adams County Sheriff’s Deputy Wilfred Europe, who shot and killed a dog, “Ziggy,” in January.
A woman whose pit bull was shot and wounded by the same sheriff’s deputy who killed another dog earlier this month claims he was “not sorry” about shooting her dog in the mouth two years ago.
There are two very different stories about what happened in the minutes before Ziggy the dog was shot and killed by an Adams County deputy earlier this week.
CBS4 has confirmed that Adams County Deputy Wilfred Europe III, who shot and killed a dog, Ziggy, Monday night, shot another dog during his nearly five year career with Adams County.
The Adams County deputy sheriff who allegedly shot and killed a dog Monday night has been involved in a previous fatal shooting.
An Adams County man is in shock after he says deputies shot and killed his dog.