Sheriff's Union: New Policy Makes Denver Jail A Dangerous PlaceThe Denver Sheriff’s union is blaming the department’s use of force policy for recent attacks of deputies by inmates.
Deputies Suspended For Leaving Work While Collecting OvertimeThree Denver Sheriff Department deputies have agreed to accept 18-day suspensions after they were caught repeatedly leaving work early.
Deputies Eyed For Leaving Work Early, Getting PaidCBS4 has learned that a group of at least a half dozen Denver sheriff deputies and their supervisor are under investigation for repeatedly leaving work early last year, yet getting paid for time they were not at their posts.
Denver Sheriff Commanders Face Hearings In Preferential Treatment InvestigationTwo top commanders at the Denver Sheriff Department face disciplinary hearings into how they handled the jailing of the granddaughter of former Denver Mayor Wellington Webb.
Denver Sheriff Overtime Payments Shatter RecordsNew figures from the Denver Sheriff Department show that Denver taxpayers forked out nearly $14 million in overtime for deputies in 2016, easily eclipsing previous overtime records set by the department.
Investigation Underway Into Jail Handling Of Webb Family MemberCBS4 has learned that the Denver Sheriffs Department has initiated an internal affairs investigation into a Denver Sheriffs Captain’s handling of an inmate last week – the inmate is the niece of Denver’s Manager of Safety, and the granddaughter of former Denver Mayor Wellington Webb.
Reform Effort Has Sheriff Deputies Undergoing Crisis Intervention TrainingAfter a series of high-profile excessive force cases against the Denver Sheriff Department, all 700 deputies are being required to complete Crisis Intervention Training.
Denver Sheriff Announces Use Of Force Policy ChangesDenver Sheriff Patrick Firman announced the details of a new use of force policy for the department that include retraining of deputies.
Denver Sheriff Department Honors Their Fallen OfficersThe Denver Sheriff Department on Monday remembered its fallen officers.
Denver Sheriff Department Has 23 New DeputiesThe Denver Sheriff Department has a whole new group of graduates.
Top Colorado News Stories Of 2015From the Planned Parenthood shooting to the Aurora theater shooting trial, here are the stories that dominated the news in Colorado in 2015.