Police & Courts

Aurora police change shoplifter mug shot sharing

Aurora police change shoplifter mug shot sharing

Aurora police spokesman Sgt. Chris Amsler said Chief Dan Oates made the decision after learning that suspects were having their mug shots shared before conviction

Two stabbed Tuesday morning during altercation in south Aurora

AURORA | Two people are expected to survive injuries they received after being stabbed early Tuesday morning at 669 S. Oswego St. by a man currently being held by police, Aurora police said. Based on the early investigation, police said they …

Aurora police continue to investigate Sunday hit-and-run fatal

AURORA | It will likely be several days before police make a decision about whether to charge a woman who ran over a man lying in the middle of East Colfax Avenue early Sunday morning before fleeing the scene of …

DNA evidence leads to conviction in Colorado

The Denver district attorney's office says a man has been convicted of sexually assaulting a woman because of DNA evidence collected more than a decade later.

Adams County deputy arrested in sex case

Adams County deputy arrested in sex case

The Adams County Sheriff's Office says one of its deputies has been arrested based on child sex assault allegations.

Buckley airman killed in Denver crash

Buckley airman killed in Denver crash

AURORA | A senior airman at Buckley Air Force Base was killed in a Denver motorcycle crash Wednesday night, according to police and base officials. The airman, Michael Snyder, 23, was riding a motorcycle when a car hit him at …

Public’s help sought in solving double homicide

BRIGHTON | Authorities are asking for the public’s help in solving the stabbing deaths of a 50-year-old woman and a toddler in Adams County. Sgt. Paul Gregory with the Adams County Sheriff’s Office says Rae Lynn Gonzales and 18-month-old Fabian …

Police: Man pulled emergency brake, caused serious crash

Police: Man pulled emergency brake, caused serious crash

The man, William Tyler McKnight, 19, was arrested after the Sunday afternoon crash and has been charged with first-degree assault, violating a restraining order and reckless endangerment

DA clears Aurora officers in December shooting

In the letter, Adams County District Attorney Dave Young said the four Aurora officers acted appropriately when they shot Stephen Harrold Adams, 48, on Dec. 15 outside a home on Jamaica Street

Aurora police investigate possible cop impersonation

AURORA | Police are searching for a man who may have impersonated a police officer and pulled a woman over March 31. The incident happened around 10 p.m. on East Alameda Avenue near South Havana Street, police said. A woman …