Denver Police Chief Attributes Rise In Violent Crime To Felons Released On Low Or No BondsDenver Police Chief Paul Pazen says his officers are arresting a record number of armed felons, but the Denver County Court and Denver District Attorney's Office are releasing them with low or no bonds.
DPD Chief On Domestic Violence: 'Just Because You Have To Stay Home, Doesn't Mean You Have To Stay With Your Abuser'When Denver Police Chief Paul Pazen took office in July of 2018, he implemented a Domestic Violence Prevention Program. It is a cause close to his heart.
'We Have To Move Forward Together': Denver Police Chief Paul Pazen Talks Lessons Learned After Protests“We have to listen and figure out how we can improve. I believe the status quo is not good enough.”
Use Of Force: Denver City Council Calls For Review Of Police Crowd Control Tactics At ProtestsThe council said there have been "numerous complaints" about DPD tactics at those events.
DPD Chief Holds Virtual Town Hall, Answers Questions About ProtestsWednesday night’s virtual town hall with Denver Police Chief Paul Pazen started by honoring the memory of George Floyd.
Denver Police Chief's March Criticized Amid Violent DemonstrationsOnce again, protesters were on the move on Tuesday, but the question was, would a calmer mood prevail?
'It's Worth Fighting For': Denver Police Chief Marches With Peaceful ProtestersThe police chief for the Denver Police Department marched arm & arm with peaceful protesters on Monday.
'Be The Light Of Change': Denver Police Chief Pleads For Unity And PeaceDenver Police Chief Paul Pazen pleaded with members of the community to protest peacefully during a news conference on Sunday, after a third night of riots.
Denver Police Chief Gets Emotional After Detective Is Shot While Trying To Stop RobberDenver Police Chief Paul Pazen says incidents like the one on Wednesday morning in which an off-duty Denver detective was shot and injured at a gas station take a toll on his department.
Denver's Top Cop Reflects On First Year At PostThe honeymoon periods for new big city police chiefs are usually very brief.
Denver Police Dedicate Unit To Bias-Motivated CrimesThe Denver Police Department has a new plan to address bias-motivated crimes. One strategy is creating a specialized unit that will investigate those crimes.
Some LoDo Business Owners Leery Of Nighttime ViolenceA spree of recent shootings, stabbings and other violent crimes has business owners in the area of 15th and Market Streets in Denver's Lower Downtown nervous.
Denver Police Work To Confiscate Illegal Guns After 'Cowardly' ShootingDenver's police chief encouraged his officers to continue confiscating illegal guns after a shooting downtown early Sunday morning that left one dead and four others shot.
New Program Will Help Low-Level Offenders With Community ServicesDenver city officials are working on a new program, Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion, to help prevent crime that actually decriminalizes some forms of low-level crime.
Denver Police Plan To Encrypt Radio Traffic This SpringDenver Police plan to encrypt the department's radio traffic, blocking public access.