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Woman charged with vehicular homicide for deadly Westminster crash that killed passenger

Cheryl Denise Medina, 52, is charged with vehicular homicide – DUI, vehicular homicide, driving without insurance and driving under restraint.

DENVER CHANNEL - 2018-10-16 19:24:49

3 Denver police officers cleared in deadly shooting related to escaped inmate from Denver Health

Police thought they were chasing the suspect, 23-year-old Mauricio Venzor-Gonzalez, when they killed someone else.

KDVR.COM - 2018-10-16 21:27:10

Crash on I-25 north of Denver has southbound lanes closed at Dacono

I-25 SB: Crash at Exit 232 – Dacono (Erie). Road closed. All southbound lanes blocked at Erie Parkway, traffic passing on left shoulder— CDOT (@ColoradoDOT)October 16, 2018

DENVER POST - 2018-10-16 23:41:01

Aurora man sentenced to 6 months in jail for using dog for sex acts; dog likely to be euthanized

An Arapahoe County judge on Tuesday sentenced Frederick Manzanares, 51, to six months in jail and two years of supervised probation for participating in sex acts with the dog and his former girlfriend. Manzanarespleaded guilty to two counts of misdemeanor animal crueltyin September.

DENVER POST - 2018-10-16 18:50:01

Police Look For Porch Pirate Wearing Construction Vest

DENVER (CBS4) –A man wearing a construction, reflective vest was caught on home surveillance video stealing a package from someone’s front porch. Now, Denver police are working to identify him.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-10-16 15:08:26

Orkin: Denver among 10 most rat-infested cities in the United States

According to pest control company Orkin, Denver is the 10th “rattiest” city, moving up one spot from last year’s list.

DENVER CHANNEL - 2018-10-15 22:35:30

Colfax power outage affects customers in Denver, Aurora

As of 9 p.m., about 30,000 people were without power along one of Denver and Aurora's main thoroughfares, with another couple thousand without power near the Town Center At Aurora.

9NEWS - 2018-10-17 02:38:03

Police now on case of $35K reported missing in freezer; Costco ignores policy questions

Thornton police said her initial police report, which she filed June 1, never ended up in the department's Detective Division as it should have. Contact7's inquiries this week expedited the matter.

DENVER CHANNEL - 2018-10-16 21:24:52

Lisa Calderón will enter Denver mayor’s race to challenge Michael Hancock, and she’s already suing him

Lisa Calderón, co-chair of the Colorado Latino Forum in Denver and a longtime community advocate in north Denver, will join the field of challengers to Mayor Michael Hancock in Denver’s May 2019 election.

DENVER POST - 2018-10-15 14:17:59

The Broncos dropped their fourth straight game, unable to keep pace with the high-powered Rams. 

"I have faith. As a player when you hear talk about your coach, it's tough. I respect coach Joseph. I want to win, man. I will follow that guy. I don't think about stuff like, 'they need to fire the head coach and the D-coordinator,'^" Ray said. "We have to do better. We have to point the finger at


Brighton is demolishing an old building to make way for a new plaza

BRIGHTON, Colo. — An old area in Brighton is getting new life. The city has decided to demolish an old building at the corner of Bridge and Main Streets and, instead of constructing a new one, creating a new open space for the city.

DENVER CHANNEL - 2018-10-15 14:46:19

Snow Today, Gone Tomorrow. Warming Up This Week: Denver Weather

DENVER, CO – Denver and the Front Range got a taste of winter this weekend with snow and record-breaking low temperatures overnight Monday. But, don't put away your hoodies yet. It will be jacket weather again by the end of the week with daytime temperatures up in the 50s on Wednesday, and then into

PATCH - 2018-10-15 14:31:51

Man, woman found dead in back of Greeley SUV where police believe they had been sleeping

Two people are dead after spending the night in an SUV in the 1400 block of 10th Street, and police say there’s no sign of foul play and no obvious injuries.Greeley police responded to a check-well-being call about 11:25 a.m. Sunday, according to a Greeley Police Department news release.The person w


6 smash-and-grabs reported in Parker

PARKER — Parker Police Department is investigating a series of smash-and-grabs along Parker Road, early Monday morning.Between 3:11 a.m and 3:39 a.m., five smash-and-grab burglaries happened along Parker Road between Lincoln Avenue and South Twenty Mile Road, according to police Public Information O

9NEWS - 2018-10-15 10:54:46

Emmanuel Sanders’ taunting penalty proves costly in Broncos loss against Rams

Andy Cross, The Denver PostEmmanuel Sanders (10) of the Denver Broncos taunts and Troy Hill (32) of the Los Angeles Rams and is penalized after making a diving catch during the first quarter. The Denver Broncos hosted the Los Angeles Rams at Broncos Stadium at Mile High in Denver, Colorado on Sunday


Denver voters asked to raise taxes to increase mental health, substance abuse funding

In Denver, one of those issues is being calledCaring 4 Denver, which would raise $45 million every year to fund mental health and addiction services for children and adults by adding a 25-cent tax on every $100 in purchases.


Same suspect wanted in bank robberies in Westminster, Aurora

The suspect robbed the U.S. Bank at 5211 West 72nd Avenue in Westminster at 9:37 a.m. on Tuesday, October 9 according to the FBI. Then on Friday, October 12 the same suspect robbed the Navy Federal Credit Union at 1105 South Tower Road in Aurora. That robbery happened at 11 a.m.


Frigid start to Monday followed by drier, warmer weather

Denver will start off Monday around 12 degrees, breaking the record low temperature of 20 degrees set in 1970. Wind chills, thanks to a light breeze, will drop to the single digits and possibly below zero in some spots.


2 dead in Denver overnight car crash at York and 27th Avenue

DENVER -- Two people are dead following a late-night car crash involving three vehicles in Denver's Skyland neighborhood Friday night.Denver Police tweeted just before midnight that the intersection of York Street and 27th Avenue was shut down due to the crash.Video from the scene showed at least on


Denver turned into a winter wonderland before Rams-Broncos game

Can anything slow down Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay’s offense? LA isfavored by a touchdownSunday on the road in Denver – but the undefeated Rams are going to have to deal with arctic temperatures.ESPN’s Lindsey Thiry shared footage from inside Broncos Stadium at Mile High, and the setting looks