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Castle Rock man charged alongside ex-Trump adviser Steve Bannon in border wall fundraising scheme

Timothy Shea, of Castle Rock, is expected to appear before a federal judge Thursday in Colorado

Politics and Government

Denver police look for masked suspects in fire that killed 5

Killed were Djibril and Adja Diol, along with their 22-month-old daughter Khadija, as well as relative Hassan Diol and her infant daughter Hawa Baye.

Crime and Courts

Former Denver police officer helps track down Colorado prison escapee who shot him decades ago

Luis Archuleta, 77, also known as Larry Pusateri, was arrested Wednesday in Espanola, New Mexico,

Crime and Courts

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

Crime and Courts

Opinion: Amid an epidemic within a pandemic, choose you. Leave victimhood behind.

Opinion Columns

Robberies dropped, fights between roommates spiked: How quarantine affected crime in Colorado

Statistics and anecdotal evidence suggest that targets shifted with the closures, which in some areas also may have veiled an anticipated rise in domestic violence

Crime and Courts

Nicolais: A perfect time to talk about the Korey Wise Innocence Project

Bearing the name of one of America’s most famous wrongfully convicted defendants, a CU Law School program continues to help inmates who’ve found themselves in hopeless circumstances

Opinion Columns

Silverman: Plea bargaining with capital punishment as leverage is over now

Opinion Columns

Colorado State campus struggles with increase in reports of racial bias incidents

A three-fold increase in bias incidents has prompted a louder conversation between Colorado State students and administrators

Education

Colorado Sun, other media outlets seek affidavit for stepmom accused of murdering Gannon Stauch

The document laying out the reasons for Letecia Stauch’s arrest was sealed upon her arrest last week

Crime and Courts

Colorado’s child pornography laws have a major loophole and criminals are “slipping through the cracks”

House Bill 1120 seeks to bring state law into the 21st century by allowing prosecutors to go after people who view -- but don’t necessarily download, share or produce -- child porn

Crime and Courts

Wilson: Yes, black people care when our people kill

Opinion Columns

Judge rejects challenge to Colorado wildlife officials’ plan to kill black bears and mountain lions

Judge Robert McGahey, Jr., ruled that Colorado Parks and Wildlife biologists can continue with plans to cull mountain lions and black bears from the Piceance and Upper Arkansas River basins

News

Silverman: It’s happening. Impeachment is moving to the U.S. Senate this week. The trial is imminent.

Opinion Columns

Gov. Polis said he wanted to close a private prison. GEO Group beat him to it, leaving Colorado scrambling.

The Cheyenne Mountain Reentry Center will shutter on March 7, leaving 642 inmates and 180 employees in limbo. Colorado says it will likely mean jail backlogs, parole releases and prison crowding.

Crime and Courts

Silverman: The criminal justice pendulum is swinging the other direction in Colorado

Opinion Columns

Grand Junction weapons company to pay $1 million for selling Army subpar grenade launchers

Capco LLC supplied the Army with M320 grenade launchers between July 2016 and March 2018 even though company officials knew the launchers’ barrels did not meet specifications

Crime and Courts

A new Colorado law makes possessing thousands of fatal fentanyl doses a misdemeanor. Prosecutors are worried.

Colorado lawmakers this year passed a bill to reduce incarceration by making possession of 4 grams or less of most drugs a misdemeanor instead of a felony

Crime and Courts

Opinion: Justice means we must believe sexual assault survivors first

Opinion Columns

Wilson: The Michael Hancock verdict feels like a miracle in race and American justice

Opinion Columns
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