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Teens charged in shooting that wounded 3 students at Hinkley High School in Aurora
The charges against the three 16-year-old boys in the Nov. 19 shooting at Aurora's Hinkley High School were filed in adult court
Aurora to pay $15 million to Elijah McClain’s family in likely largest settlement in Colorado history
The settlement is among the highest across the country.
Aurora to improve use-of-force policies, hire more diverse first responders, per agreement with attorney general
Aurora’s police and fire departments have agreed on consent decree with the Colorado Attorney General’s Office following a string of controversies
Officers, paramedics indicted in Elijah McClain’s death make first court appearance
The judge granted permission for lawyers to file motions about the grand jury process before the defendants’ next court date, when they are scheduled to enter pleas to the charges
16-year-old dead, another injured in Aurora shooting
The shooting happened near East 12th Avenue and Ironton Street
Aurora police officer suspended after cursing at teen driver
Sgt. Ed Acuti was placed on paid administrative leave and will remain on leave pending the outcome of an investigation
The city of Aurora has reached a settlement with Elijah McClain’s family
The court will now decide how much money to allocate to Sheneen McClain and Elijah’s father, according to attorneys for the family.
Aurora police officers disapprove of chief committed to reform, poll shows
Members of the Aurora Police Department’s two labor unions, the Aurora Police Association and the local chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police, voted in a poll this week that asked, “Do you feel confident in the leadership of Chief Vanessa Wilson?"
Lawsuit from Aurora police officer fired in Elijah McClain chokehold photo scandal is dismissed
Jason Rosenblat Rosenblatt was fired along with two other officers last year over two photos taken in front of a memorial to McClain two months after his death.
Aurora police consistently break the law through racially biased policing and excessive force, attorney general finds
Attorney General Phil Weiser launched a patterns and practices investigation into the Aurora Police Department amid protests surrounding the 2019 death of Elijah McClain
6 ways Colorado’s laws have recently changed to prevent another death like Elijah McClain’s
From new rules about how and when ketamine can be administered to a ban on carotid and choke holds, Colorado lawmakers have taken steps to prevent a death like McClain’s from happening again.
Grand jury returns 32-count indictment against Aurora officers, paramedics in Elijah McClain’s death
Five people — three police officers and two paramedics — each were charged-with one count of manslaughter and one count of criminally negligent homicide
“I’ll fight for the rest of my life”: Elijah McClain’s mother reflects on two years since his death
At the time of her son's death, Sheneen McClain was homeless and living in a hotel with some of her other children
Aurora police officer fired for not intervening in pistol-whipping arrest
An internal affairs investigation found that Francine Martinez violated several directives within the Aurora Police Department, including her duty to intervene
“This is it”: Man pistol-whipped by Aurora police officer feared for his life
Kyle Vinson said he was afraid of dying when Officer John Haubert of the embattled Aurora Police Department held a gun to the back of his head and pointed it at his chest
Violent arrest in Aurora reignites anger over policing
Activists decry what they say is just the latest example of the mistreatment of people of color
Aurora police officer quits days after release of video showing him beating a man with a pistol during an arrest
An investigation will still be conducted into John Haubert’s use of force after body-camera footage showed him beating a man with a pistol 13 times.
Aurora police officer beat man 13 times with pistol, choked him during arrest, body camera footage shows
“What you are going to see is going to anger you,” police Chief Vanessa Wilson said at a news conference Tuesday afternoon where she discussed the arrest of Officer John Haubert
Elijah McClain’s mom says his death sparked push for change
"It's his character that people are connecting to," said Sheneen McClain about the activism sparked by the death of her son Elijah McClain.
Aurora officials discuss Elijah McClain investigation at City Council meeting
A few city council members faulted the investigation commissioned by the city and defended police's right to stop the 23-year-old Black man in what they said was a high crime area