Report: Across US, Colorado, Police Officers Abuse Confidential DatabasesPolice officers across the country misuse confidential law enforcement databases to get information on romantic partners, business associates, neighbors, journalists and others for reasons that have nothing to do with daily police work.
Denver Monitor Urges Steep Penalty For Crime Database AbuseDenver police officers caught using confidential criminal databases for personal reasons -- like getting a woman's phone number -- get only light punishments, he city's independent police monitor wrote in a report.
New Report Identifies 2 Areas Of Improvement For DPDThe Office of the Independent Monitor released its 2015 Annual Report on the disciplinary systems in the Denver Police and Denver Sheriff departments.
Denver Monitor Praises Rule Limiting Police Shooting At CarsA new policy limiting when Denver police officers can fire on moving vehicles will improve public safety if it is well-enforced, the city's police monitor said Wednesday.
New DPD Body Cam Video Shows Excessive ForceFor the second time this week, CBS4 has obtained Denver police video that led to an officer being disciplined for excessive force.
Denver Police Cameras Didn't Record Most Use-Of-Force-CasesA report by Denver's independent police monitor says body cameras used by officers in the city's downtown district didn't record most of the use-of-force incidents they should have captured.
Mom Wants Independent Autopsy After Police Killed DaughterThe mother of a 17-year-old girl who was fatally shot by Denver police says she wants a second, independent autopsy so she can know more about how her daughter died.
Monitor To Probe Shootings Into Moving Cars By Denver PoliceAn independent city official who monitors the Denver Police Department said he will investigate its policies and practices related to shooting at moving vehicles after a 17-year-old girl was shot and killed.
Friend Says Officer Wasn't Injured During Shooting Death Of TeenTwo passengers who were in a car when a 17-year-old girl was shot and killed by Denver police have disputed authorities' account of her death, saying officers opened fire before one of them was struck by the vehicle.11076840
Independent Monitor To Investigate Police Shooting At Moving VehiclesThe City and County of Denver Office of the Independent Monitor announced on Tuesday that it's launching an investigation into the issue of Denver police shooting at moving vehicles.
Denver Auditor Blasts Mayor For 'Foot-Dragging' On InvestigationDenver's auditor claims the sheriff's department is interfering with his investigation into the troubled department.
Denver’s Independent Monitor Cites ‘Supervisory Gaps’ At Sheriff DepartmentDenver’s Independent Monitor on Wednesday sent a 15-page letter to city council members providing his theories for why there have been so many problems with the Denver Sheriff Department.
Independent Monitor Finds Inmate Grievances Not Being InvestigatedDenver’s independent monitor has found that the Denver Sheriff’s Department has routinely failed to investigate “serious allegations” from inmates related to their jailers using inappropriate force, sexual misconduct and racial or ethnic slurs.
Denver Police Find No Misconduct In 2009 BeatingA Denver Police Department review has found insufficient evidence to support allegations of officer misconduct in a 2009 beating.
New Police Monitor In Denver Gets Bigger Budget, Larger StaffDenver's new police monitor will have more staff and a higher budget than his predecessor.