Affidavit: Teen Tried Shooting Self Before Deputy In Grand JunctionCourt documents say a teenager charged with killing a Mesa County sheriff's deputy told investigators he tried to shoot himself before turning the gun on the officer.
Hickenlooper, Coffman Honor Slain Colorado DeputyThe honor and support shown at the funeral of a slain Colorado sheriff's deputy shows overwhelming public support for the jobs police officers do.
Slain Mesa County Deputy Remembered As Family ManIn one large photograph, a slain sheriff's deputy wore his uniform. A picture across the altar at Monday's funeral in western Colorado showed Derek Geer in casual clothes with his wife, 13-year-old son and 11-year-old daughter.
Governor Orders Flags To Fly At Half-Staff To Remember Deputy Killed In The Line Of DutyGov. John Hickenlooper on Sunday ordered flags be lowered to half-staff Monday on all public buildings statewide in memory of Mesa County Deputy Sheriff Derek Geer.
Deputy Critically Injured In Shooting Taken Off Life SupportThe Mesa County Sheriff's deputy shot and critically injured by a teen in Grand Junction has died.
Suspect In Fatal Shooting Of Western Colorado Deputy IdentifiedA 17-year-old Grand Junction male who is facing charges after police say he shot a Mesa County Sheriff's deputy has been identified.
Mesa County Sheriff: Deputy In Final Hours Of LifeThe Mesa County Sheriff shared some devastating news about the condition of the deputy who was shot on Monday morning, posting on Facebook that "Deputy Derek Geer is in the final hours of his life."
Condition Of Deputy 'Grave' After Being Shot Multiple Times In Grand JunctionA 17-year-old is custody after a sheriff's deputy was shot in Grand Junction on Monday.