DA Says Officer-Involved Shooting Of Convicted Sex Offender Was JustifiedDenver District Attorney Mitch Morrissey has determined an officer-involved shooting that occurred in March to be justified.
Prosecutors Believe Punishment For Child Porn Offenders Is Too LenientSome local prosecutors believe the punishment for people who view child pornography is too lenient. While convictions have nearly doubled in the past five years, the percentage of people being sent to prison is dropping.
Bill To Require Background Checks On Youth Sports Proposed Once Again At State CapitolState lawmakers are once again debating a bill to require background checks for volunteers with youth sports organizations. It's the second time around for the bill that was introduced and killed earlier this year.
Colorado Sex Offender Arrested In West Virginia For Failure To RegisterThe U.S. Marshals Service says a man who served a prison term in Colorado on a sex offense is being held in West Virginia for failure to register as a sex offender.
Colorado Rejects Background Checks For Youth Sports LeaguesColorado senators have rejected an ambitious plan to start the nation's first requirement for criminal background checks for people who work for youth sports organizations.
Accused Killer Expected To Plead Guilty In Canon City Murder Of Mother, 2 Children The man accused of killing a mother and her two young children in Canon City is expected to plead guilty in the case.
Convicted Sex Offender Formally Charged For Alleged Kidnap AttemptKidnapping and assault charges have been formally filed against a previously convicted sex offender accused of kidnapping a 10-year-old girl last week.
Sex Offender Claims He Was Stabbed A Second TimeA convicted sex offender claims he’s been stabbed for the second time in less than two weeks.