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Miami Beach officials say they're hiring Aurora police chief Dan Oates

Miami Beach officials say they’re hiring Aurora police chief Dan Oates

Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan said the city will consider some current members of the department for Oates' replacement, but the city will also undergo a national search

FALLOUT OF ERRONEOUS DNA PURGE: Time and persistence will reveal extent of improperly destroyed DNA evidence

FALLOUT OF ERRONEOUS DNA PURGE: Time and persistence will reveal extent of improperly destroyed DNA evidence

Aurora police Chief Dan Oates said last month that the department learned of the problem because when prosecutors hoping to file charges in a 2009 sex assault case sought the DNA evidence, they found out it had been destroyed.

PERRY: Duck, Aurora. City un-fires police officer Chris Falco

PERRY: Duck, Aurora. City un-fires police officer Chris Falco

So if you get the boot as a cop in Aurora, you have serious problems. Clearly, Falco has serious problems.