Aurora Police Department
District Attorney George Brauchler said during a news conference that there was no visual evidence the driver aimed at anyone on the highway during the July 25 protest
Vanessa Wilson named Aurora’s new police chief as department continues facing scrutiny over Elijah McClain’s death
Vanessa Wilson, who is white, has 23 years of experience with the police department in Colorado’s third-largest city
Jennifer Wurtz, who shot a video of the encounter, said on camera that the police drew guns as they initially approached the car
The inquiry is the latest in a series of new reviews of the case of Elijah McClain that has received renewed attention as part of protests over police brutality and racial injustice
Police said a protester fired a weapon, striking at least one person who was taken to a hospital in stable condition.
Jonathan Smith, the executive director of the Washington Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs, will lead the three-person panel reviewing policing policies at issue in the death
Officers Kyle Dittrich and Erica Marrero were fired last week
Colorado’s 2015 law changing how officer-involved shootings are reviewed still lets police agencies investigate themselves
State lawmakers and prosecutors are vowing to push for and support changes after questions from The Colorado Sun about the measure
Aurora police announce firing of officers who posed in photo near site of Elijah McClain’s fatal encounter
McClain, 23, died after the Aug. 24, 2019, encounter, which happened after someone called 911 to report a suspicious person
The Colorado attorney general’s review of Elijah McClain’s death is unprecedented. Here’s how it may go.
Experts say this appears to be the first time a Colorado governor has asked the attorney general’s office to serve as a special prosecutor on a case already decided on by a district attorney