STEM School guard who accidentally shot student while trying to stop May attack wasn’t supposed to be armedBy Jesse Paul Sun Investigation Primary category in which blog post is published
A slain deputy. A political brawl. A school shooting: How Sheriff Tony Spurlock is handling years of turmoilBy Jesse Paul Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published
Will Colorado follow other states in enacting a gun-storage law after the STEM School shooting? Those conversations are happeningBy Jesse Paul Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
“There wasn’t a whole lot that was going through my mind”: Teen called mom while subduing Highlands Ranch school shooterBy The Associated Press Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published
Jared Polis is learning early on about one of the hardest parts of being governor: serving as the state’s chief mourner
Jared Polis follows Gov. John Hickenlooper and others before him in leading Colorado through tragedy and disaster. He’s found that it’s one of the toughest parts of being the state's chief executive.
Hero students like Kendrick Castillo highlight a shift in guidance on how to respond to a school shooting
A majority of school districts have now embraced such an approach of training people to fight back, with experts saying educators need to give staff and students as many options as possible in the worst-case scenario
Anonymous complaint alleged issues at STEM School months before deadly shooting. Officials say it was uncorroborated.
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office says it has an open investigation into at least one of the allegations in the complaint, which came in a phone call to a top district official
Colorado congressman wants to close gap in interstate gun sales law that allowed Florida teen quick access to shotgun
U.S. Rep. Jason Crow has offered legislation that would change federal law to require shotguns and rifles sold to someone from out of state to be shipped to their home state -- just like handguns are.
Kendrick Castillo didn’t hesitate when a gunman burst into his high school classroom. “He went down as a hero.”
One student killed, eight more wounded in shooting at STEM School Highlands Ranch allegedly committed by two peers
At least one person was killed and eight students were wounded in a shooting Tuesday afternoon at STEM School Highlands Ranch allegedly committed by two of their peers, authorities say.
Hickenlooper commutes life sentences of 6 men convicted of murder, including in high-profile Curtis Brooks case
Curtis Brooks was sentenced to life in prison without parole for the slaying of 24-year-old Christopher Ramos in Aurora in 1995
“A basic trust in America has been violated”: Denver turns out in force to share in the pain of Pittsburgh and the Jewish community
Thousands packed into Temple Emanuel in Denver for a vigil Sunday night that was attended by a who’s who of politicians and faith leaders