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Denver removes about 100 people from homeless camp in Five Points, citing public health concerns
The City of Denver removed a group of around 100 people who had settled around the intersections of Broadway, Lawrence Street and Park Avenue on Wednesday, according to a news release from Denver Homeless Out Loud, an organization that advocates for people experiencing homelessness.
Denver housing initiative was supposed to help 400 families. So far it’s helping 3.
Nine months after Denver launched a housing program that drew national headlines for its innovative approach to helping lower-income families, it’s serving nowhere near the 400 families Mayor Michael Hancock envisioned.
Man Dies After Being Stabbed On Colfax Avenue In Aurora
AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – One person is dead after being stabbed in Aurora. It happened along Colfax Avenue, east of Dayton Street just before 8 p.m. Wednesday night. Aurora police officers tried to give the man lifesaving measures until an ambulance showed up. The man was died at the hospital.
Denver schools and police remain on alert after threat of shooting
The search for a Florida high schooler who came to Denver, bought a gun and allegedly made credible threats against metro area schools ended yesterday with her suicide, but things won’t quite be back to normal just yet.
Denver announces a housing and homelessness department — kind of
Denver is getting a new department of housing and homelessness. The not-particularly-unexpected news came at the end of a statement Thursday from Denver Health and Human Services in response to the release of a city audit of the Hancock administration’s efforts to address homelessness.
Denver police looking for suspect in sexual assault
DENVER — Denver police are asking for the public's help finding a suspect in a sexual assault. According to a release from Metro Denver Crime Stoppers, the assault happened between April 8 and April 9 in the area of 11th Avenue and Grant Street in Denver's Capitol Hill neighborhood.
Denver Police Department officers recognized at award ceremony for heroic actions
DENVER -- Eighteen Denver officers were honored Thursday for several heroic actions during the Denver Police Department and Denver Police Foundation’s annual awards banquet. These are the highest awards given by the department.
Manhunt For Accused Denver Mass Shooter Who Killed 1: Cops
DENVER, CO – Denver police are still searching for a 24-year-old man in connection with a fatal shooting in LoDo that also wounded four other people in March. Denver police and Metro Denver Crime Stoppers are offering $2,000 for information leading to the arrest of Gaghe Fox, who is described as arm
Aurora man charged with attempted murder in hit-and-run that injured 2 boys
CENTENNIAL, Colo. — An Aurora man is facing 15 charges, including for first-degree attempted murder, in a hit-and-run crash earlier this month that investigators believe was deliberate, leaving two boys injured, the Colorado State Patrol said Thursday.
Truck driver flown to Denver after crash
BIRD CITY — The driver of a semi was airlifted to a Denver hospital after a crash Thursday morning. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol crash log, Kelly D. Johansen, 60, Hiawatha, was 4 miles north of Bird City when the 1997 Peterbilt he was driving went off the right side of the road at about 8
The Best Concerts in Denver This Weekend
Yes, 4/20 weekend is upon us, and there are plenty of weed-centric shows happening, like Method Man and Redman's annual pilgrimage to the Mile High City tonight at Red Rocks Amphitheatre and tomorrow at Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom, Ganja White Night tonight at the Gothic Theatre and tomorrow at
10 Big-Ticket Events Coming Up Near Denver
DENVER, CO — New and exciting events are coming to the Denver area all the time. Whether you're looking to attend a concert or sporting event, theater performance or magic show, Patch's partnership with TicketNetwork has you covered. Here's your weekly roundup of the top big-ticket events coming up
5-car, motorcycle crash closes Sheridan Boulevard in Denver
DENVER — Southbound Sheridan Boulevard in Denver is closed Thursday morning after a crash involving five cars and a motorcycle. The crash is in the area of West 50th Avenue and Sheridan Boulevard, according to a tweet from the Denver Police Department.
New Census data: Denver metro population nears 3 million
DENVER — New data from the U.S. Census Bureau revealed continued growth in Colorado, particularly along the Interstate 25 corridor. The Denver metro area grew by roughly 40,000 people between July 1, 2017 and July 1, 2018. An estimated 2,932,415 people now call greater Denver home.
Carl’s Jr. Selling CBD Infused Burger In Denver On April 20
FRANKLIN, Tenn. (CBS4) — Carl’s Jr. announced it will be selling a CBD-infused hamburger at one location in Denver on April 20. They’re calling it the Rocky Mountain High: CheeseBurger Delight.
Aurora robbery victim ran over, critically injured suspect
A person attempting to flee alleged robbers in Aurora late Wednesday night drove over one of the suspects, seriously injuring the person, police say. The name and gender of the injured suspect have not been released. The injured person is at an Aurora hospital undergoing treatment for serious injuri
Can an 18-year-old from Florida buy a gun in Colorado?
DENVER -- There is now some controversy over how the woman linked to the school threats was able to purchase a shotgun. The Problem Solvers are listening to everyone's questions and digging to get answers.
Body found in Boulder ID'd as missing CU student
BOULDER, Colo. — The Boulder County Coroner's Office announced Thursday morning that they have identified the body of a 19-year-old male as Mikhail Solok of Aurora. An investigation has been launched into the death after the body was found Tuesday near the 1800 block of S. Flatiron Ct. in Boulder, a
Ten Things to Do for $10 or Less 10 (One Free) This Weekend
There's a lot to celebrate this weekend, from 420 in Civic Center Park on Saturday to Easter at Red Rocks on Sunday. Often celebration is synonymous with spending money, but this weekend includes many events that require no more than pocket change. Between comedy shows, meeting Bachelor celebs and l
Colorado schools need to prepare for new type of threat, Jeffco superintendent says
The decision to close hundreds of schools in Colorado and keep at least 400,000 students home was unprecedented — but so was the threat posed by an armed Florida woman who was obsessed with the Columbine shootings, Jeffco Public Schools Superintendent Jason Glass said Wednesday.