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Littwin: Justice prevailed in the racist killing of Ahmaud Arbery, but we should remember that it almost didn’t

Without the viral video that surfaced two months after Arbery’s murder, it’s unlikely anyone would have been tried, much less convicted, of murder or of a hate crime.

Opinion Columns

Colorado man sentenced to 16 years in federal prison for hate crime attack on Black man

Nolan Levi Strauss, 27, pleaded guilty to a federal hate crime involving an attempt to kill

Crime and Courts

FBI investigates Asian American teen’s death in Park County as a hate crime

Maggie Long death was ruled a homicide and authorities later released composite sketches of at least three men they were believed involved in her death. No arrests have been made.

Crime and Courts

Man accused of running over Sikh man in Lakewood charged with hate crime

Prosecutors said the hate crime charge was filed against Eric Breemen on Tuesday nearly three months after the alleged assault

Crime and Courts

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

Man charged in Pueblo synagogue bomb plot pleads not guilty in federal court

Richard Holzer, 27, was arrested Nov. 1 after the FBI said he accepted what turned out to be phony pipe bombs and dynamite from undercover agents to bomb Temple Emanuel in Pueblo

Crime and Courts

Colorado attorney general announces alliance to address hate crimes

The announcement came less than a week after an annual FBI report showed there were 123 hate crimes reported in Colorado in 2018, a 16% increase over the previous year

Crime and Courts

Boulder man searched for Colorado synagogues and mosques, said he “wanted the white race to win,” search warrant says

Wesley Gilreath is being held for investigation of child pornography. He tried to buy a gun and had notes on his cellphone about explosives.

Crime and Courts