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Questions Remain After Shooting Of Teens Near High School

Posted 02.04.2013 | Detroit

An alleged attempted robbery of an assistant basketball coach outside a Detroit high school Friday evening has left one teenager dead and another woun...

Autopsies Show All 5 Fero's Victims Had Been Stabbed

AP | Posted 11.15.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- The Denver medical examiner's office says all five people who were found dead in a bar that was set on fire had been stabbed. The medical e...

Another Sex Scandal Rocks Detroit's Police Department

Posted 10.31.2012 | Detroit

The Detroit Police Department has become embroiled in yet another scandal -- an alleged domestic abuse episode involving a former police commander and...

Suspects Arrested In 5 Deaths At Denver Bar

AP | STEVEN K. PAULSON and P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 12.18.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- Three men were arrested for investigation of murder after a Denver bar was set on fire to cover up five killings committed during a robbery,...

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Guess Who Showed Up At A Detroit Gun Buyback

HuffingtonPost.com | David Sands | Posted 08.31.2012 | Detroit

"Save the Guns" might sound like a catchy bumper sticker, but it's also the sentiment that led a group of gun enthusiasts to turn up at a Detroit gun ...

Benny Napoleon Offers Detroit Policing Strategy

Posted 08.06.2012 | Detroit

This story has been updated to include comment from Sheriff Benny Napoleon. Detroit Police Chief Ralph Godbee, already the target of criticism from...

New Police Crime Lab To Open In July

Posted 05.30.2012 | Denver

Denver's new $28 million crime lab, set to open in mid-July, comes complete with a shooting range, a gun library and more. The new crime lab was op...

DPD Cops Who Beat Michael DeHerrera Are Fired... Again

Posted 04.10.2012 | Denver

The two Denver Police officers--Devin Sparks and Randy Murr--who, in 2011, were fired in March for lying in an excessive force case that was caught on...

DPD Shake UP

Posted 02.29.2012 | Denver

The big changes that Denver Police Department's new chief Robert White vowed to make when he was sworn in look like they are finally taking shape. In ...

Captain Keesee Demoted In Wake Of Critical Letter Of Chief White

Posted 02.01.2012 | Denver

After an anonymous letter circulated criticizing new Denver Police Chief Robert White for not bringing the changes needed in the department and callin...

'Where Is The Change?' New DPD Chief Called Out In Letter

Posted 01.27.2012 | Denver

It has not been a great week for Denver's newest police chief, Robert White. A letter signed by the "Men and Women of the Denver Police Department"...

Occupy Denver Meets With Denver Police Chief

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 12.19.2011 | Denver

At 2 p.m. on Monday, members of Occupy Denver will meet with new Denver police chief Robert White at Denver police headquarters, according to The Denv...

Occupy Denver Successfully Stand Their Ground

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 12.16.2011 | Denver

Occupy Denver received a notice from the Department of Public works that they would face eviction if they did not remove their structures on Thursday,...

There's A New Chief In Town

Posted 12.13.2011 | Denver

On Monday, Robert White was officially sworn in as Denver's 69th police chief and vowed to make big changes in a department that has been plagued by p...

DPD Beatings ‘Run Of The Mill,' Says Former Safety Manager

Posted 12.02.2011 | Denver

Denver Police's vicious beating of 16-year-old Juan Vasquez in 2008 that left him with a damaged liver and kidney was called "run of the mill" by form...

2 DPD Cops Fired For Beating Will Not Be Reinstated... For Now

Posted 01.09.2012 | Denver

The two Denver Police officers -- Devin Sparks and Randy Murr -- who were fired in March for lying in an excessive force case and were reinstated in S...

WATCH: Police Use Force On Occupy Denver Protesters

AP | By KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 12.29.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- The simmering tension near the Colorado Capitol escalated dramatically Saturday with more than a dozen arrests, reports of skirmishes betwee...

Denver Testing Cop-Cams

Posted 12.26.2011 | Denver

In a move that has the ACLU's approval, the Denver Police Department will be piloting the use of body cameras for better patrol documentation. The...

City Expected To Hand Over DPD Records This Week

Posted 12.24.2011 | Denver

A U.S. District Judge is losing patience with the City of Denver for their delays in handing over 300,000 pages of excessive force complaints against ...

Judge Threatens Denver With Daily Fines In Police Brutality Suit

Posted 11.14.2011 | Denver

U.S District Judge John Kane has criticized the city of Denver for dragging its feet in turning over documents in an ongoing lawsuit related to Denver...

WATCH: 2 DPD Cops Fired For Vicious Beating, Get Jobs Back

Posted 11.07.2011 | Denver

Two Denver Police officers -- Devin Sparks and Randy Murr -- who were fired back in March over a vicious 2009 beating of 24-year-old Michael DeHerrera...

Denver Settles 'Indiscriminate Arrests' Lawsuit From DNC

Posted 10.16.2011 | Denver

The city of Denver has settled the 2008 ACLU lawsuit for $200,000 that accused Denver Police of indiscriminate arrests during the Democratic National ...

Denver's Manager Of Safety Resigns

Posted 09.26.2011 | Denver

To the slight surprise of Mayor Michael Hancock and others, Denver Manager of Safety Charles Garcia announced his resignation today. In a brief sta...

Unauthorized Use Of Military Ammo Tanks Police Officer

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 09.05.2011 | Denver

Denver Police Officer Robert Fitzgibbons was issued a termination order by Manager of Safety Charles Garcia for use of unauthorized military ammo that...

Denver Police Brutality Settlements This Year Exceed $1 Million

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 01.17.2012 | Denver

Last night, Denver's police force settlements spilled over $1 million in payouts from the city this year alone. Denver's city council voted unanimo...