Police & Courts

Jahvell Daquan Forrest, the  man accused of shooting a police officer in Aurora.

The Adams County District Attorney’s Office said Monday that Jahvell Daquan Forrest is facing several charges, the most serious of which include attempted first-degree murder of a peace officer, first-degree assault and first-degree aggravated motor vehicle theft. He is being held on $1 million bail

AURORA | An online campaign is underway to raise money for an Aurora cop shot while on duty last week.  The gofundme.com page for Officer Ryan Burns is seeking to raise $30,000 for the officer, who was shot in the leg Nov. 14 during a traffic stop in northwest Aurora. He underwent surgery last weekend […]

AURORA | One man has died and two are injured after a shooting at an Aurora bar. Police say the shooting occurred shortly after midnight Friday at the El Bronco Bar. One victim was pronounced dead at a hospital. Police say another was in serious condition and the third was expected to survive, but the nature of […]

AURORA | Aurora police are offering $35,000 for information about a gunman who shot an Aurora police officer Friday night in northwest Aurora — likely the biggest reward the department has ever offered. The reward was $7,000 on Monday, but with help from local businesses, the Arapahoe County district attorney’s office, Crime Stoppers and federal […]

Ari Ligget

CENTENNIAL | A Colorado man convicted of killing his mother and storing her dismembered remains in boxes in the back of her car was sentenced to life in prison without parole on Friday. Ari Liggett and his mother, Beverly Liggett, were reported missing in mid-October 2012. Two days later, Greenwood Village police spotted Ari Liggett driving his […]