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Arvada shooting

Arvada shooting
Arvada shooting

Opinion: Talking about the “mean streets” of Arvada isn’t a joke anymore

Gunshots killed three men on a summer day, shattering the sense of place Olde Town Arvada had preserved.

Opinion Columns

Littwin: The tragedy in Arvada — the death of both the cop and the good Samaritan — is even worse than we imagined

Johnny Hurley shoots and kills the man who had shot and killed Officer Gordon Beesley. And then a cop arriving at the scene shoots and kills Hurley, who was holding the killer’s gun. Tragedy piled upon tragedy piled upon tragedy.

Opinion Columns

Good Samaritan was killed by officer responding to “unspeakable tragedy” in Olde Town Arvada Square, police say

In a video statement Arvada’s police chief calls Hurley’s actions “decisive, courageous and effective in stopping further loss of life”

Crime and Courts

Police officer on leave following shooting that killed 3 in Olde Town Arvada

A police officer, a man described as a suspect, and another man who rushed from a store to intervene all died in the shooting Monday afternoon near the public library

Crime and Courts

Arvada Army Navy Surplus store customer confronted gunman who ambushed officer, witness says

Police still say the gunman who fired on Officer Gordon Beesley left behind a note threatening cops.

Crime and Courts