'A Gut Punch': Former Loveland Police Officer May Reach Plea Agreement Against Wishes Of Karen Garner's FamilyNearly 2 years after allegedly breaking the arm of an elderly woman living with dementia during an arrest, a former Loveland police officer could soon be accepting a plea agreement.
'A Bit Frustrating At Times': Loveland Mayor And Former Karen Garner Family Attorney React To Investigation Into Police DepartmentA lengthy investigation into the Loveland Police Department has been completed by a third party company, and the results of the months-long survey resulted in points of both praise and concern for those operating the department.
Independent Assessment Of Loveland Police Complete, Findings To Be Released Jan. 11A firm hired by the city of Loveland to review their police force has completed their report and will present their findings to a city council session next week.
Karen Garner Arrest: Loveland Police Sgt. Phil Metzler ResignsLoveland Police Sergeant Phil Metzler has resigned following an independent investigation by a consulting firm into the police department's use of force against Karen Garner last summer.
Lawyer Sarah Schielke Offers $50,000 To Charity In Exchange For Loveland Police Chief Robert Ticer's ResignationLoveland Police Chief Robert Ticer declined an offer to resign in exchange for $50,000 to charity.
Following $3 Million Settlement, Loveland Leaders Debate Whether Change Is NeededOn Wednesday, Loveland Police Chief Bob Ticer admitted it’s been a challenging time for his law enforcement department.
$3 Million Lawsuit Settlement Will Cover Karen Garner’s Dementia Treatment Following Forceful Arrest By Loveland PoliceThe family of Karen Garner, the woman living with dementia who was forcefully arrested by Loveland Police in 2020, says they accepted a $3 million settlement after finding a letter Karen wrote after her diagnosis.
$3M Settlement Reached In Karen Garner Lawsuit Over Rough Arrest In LovelandAn agreement has been reached in the lawsuit filed over the rough arrest of Karen Garner in Loveland.
Video Shows Loveland Police Sergeant Defending Officers' Forceful Arrest Of Karen GarnerNew documents and video reveal that a Loveland Police Department internal investigation approved of the use of force on a woman with dementia.
Karen Garner Arrest: Assault Case Against Former Loveland Police Officer Austin Hopp AdvancesA judge has ruled that a former Loveland police officer involved in the rough arrest of a woman who suffers from dementia should stand trial for assault.
Loveland Police Explain Role Of Mental Health Professionals In DepartmentThe Loveland Police Department is trying to add more mental health professionals to the force. This comes after two high-profile incidents: the June 2020 arrest of Karen Garner, a 73-year-old woman with dementia and last week Alex Domina, a 19-year-old with mental issues was shot and critically injured by police.