School District Announces $11.5M Settlement With Students Sexually Assaulted By TeacherThe Cherry Creek School District agreed to an $11.5 million settlement with students sexually assaulted by a former teacher at Prairie Middle School.
Former Teacher Accused Of Child Sex Assault Pleads GuiltyBrian Vasquez, a former teacher at Prairie Middle School, pleads guilty to three counts of sexual assault on a child by a person in a position of trust, pattern of abuse; one count of sexual exploitation of a child; one count of attempted sexual exploitation of a child; and one count of internet sexual exploitation of child.
Another Lawsuit Accuses Denver Sheriff Department Of Excessive ForceA man attacked by a sheriff’s deputy has filed a civil rights lawsuit against the city. The lawsuit accuses the Denver Sheriff Department and Deputy Thomas Ford of excessive force.
Workers Say Luxury Vail Resort Allowed Sexual HarassmentMexican workers at a luxury condo association in Vail say a manager sexually harassed and threatened them for months before they finally mustered the courage to inform higher-ups at the timeshare in the wealthy ski resort town.
Autopsy: Teen Killed By Denver Police Had 4 Gunshot WoundsAn autopsy shows a 17-year-old girl who was killed by Denver police officers while driving a stolen car suffered four gunshot wounds.
Teen Killed By Police Previously Cited For Resisting ArrestA 17-year-old girl who was shot to death by Denver police while driving a stolen car was accused in a separate incident of eluding a police officer and resisting arrest three weeks before her death.
Denver City Council Approves Record Settlement The City Council on Monday approved the largest settlement in Denver history for a former jail inmate who accused sheriff's deputies of abusing him and looking the other way as other inmates attacked him.
City Reaches Settlement With 4 Women In Denver Diner Police IncidentThe city of Denver on Monday approved a big payout to four women who were roughed up by police four years ago.