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Second STEM School Highlands Ranch gunman sentenced to life in prison without parole

Devon Erickson, 20, was convicted of first-degree murder earlier this summer for his role in the May 7, 2019, shooting

Crime and Courts

Colorado governor signs three new gun control bills inspired by the Boulder King Soopers shooting into law

The new laws make this year’s legislative session the most significant in terms of firearm regulations in Colorado in nearly a decade

Politics and Government

Jury hears from survivors of STEM School Highlands Ranch shooting

The prosecution called on several staff members and students of the school to walk the jury through the day of the shooting and how it unfolded from their perspective

Crime and Courts

Hundreds mourn Colorado Springs shooting victims at candlelight vigil

Police said the shooting was an act of domestic violence

Crime and Courts

Boulder King Soopers where 10 were killed in mass shooting will reopen in the fall

The store has been closed since a 21-year-old man opened fire on customers, employees and responding police officers on March 22

Crime and Courts

Colorado Springs police say mass shooting was fueled by domestic violence, identify seven people killed

“At the core of this horrendous act is domestic violence,” said Colorado Springs Police Department Chief Vince Niski

Crime and Courts

Neighbors mourn victims of Colorado Springs birthday shooting that killed 7

Residents of the tight-knit Canterbury Mobile Home Park in Colorado Springs tried to make sense of a weekend shooting at a birthday party.

Crime and Courts

7 killed, including suspected gunman, in mass shooting at Colorado Springs birthday party

The suspected gunman was a boyfriend of one of the female victims. Authorities say he walked inside the home "and began shooting people at the party before taking his own life."

Crime and Courts

Suspect bought gun days before shooting at Boulder King Soopers, is accused of 10 counts of murder

Boulder Police Chief Maris Herold, speaking at a news conference in Boulder on Tuesday morning, also identified the alleged gunman as a 21-year-old Arvada man

Crime and Courts

2 drive-by shootings in Denver area on Sunday leave 11 wounded

Police say it's too early to say if the shootings in Denver and Lakewood are connected

Crime and Courts

New federal charges against Planned Parenthood gunman don’t necessarily equate to a faster outcome

If Robert Lewis Dear’s competency is questioned in the federal case, as it was in the state case, a resolution to the deadly 2015 shooting at a clinic in Colorado Springs could still be far off

Crime and Courts

Life in Americas’ public-shooting-era: “You can’t just not go”

Colorado has seen its share of public mass shootings, from the 2012 Aurora theater shooting to a 2015 attack on a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs

News

Six big takeaways from The Colorado Sun’s forum with Gov. Jared Polis and top state lawmakers

The politicians discussed everything from how to improve Colorado’s vaccination rate to their reactions to the STEM School Highlands Ranch shooting and the resignation Sunday of state Rep. Rochelle Galindo

Politics and Government