CRIME & SAFETY
Colorado Woman Who Left to Meet ‘Unknown Person’ and Disappeared Found Dead a Month Later
Britani Meek disappeared after telling family she was traveling to the Denver area
Denver police investigate fifth outdoor death in 3 days
A death investigated along the South Platte River on Tuesday was the fifth outdoor death investigation in three days.
Colorado Homicide Suspect Arrested in Wyoming
After three weeks on the run, a Colorado homicide suspect was arrested in Wyoming -- this per Niobrara County Sheriff's Office arrest records. 23-year-old James Neal was taken into custody by the Wyoming Highway Patrol on Nov. 22. According to the City of Lone Tree Government, Neal is being linked...
2 killed in apparent murder-suicide in Parker parking lot
Two people were killed in an apparent murder-suicide near the Parker Holiday Inn on Tuesday, according to Parker police.
Investigation launched after 43-year-old man dies while in Denver police custody
A 43-year-old man died while in police custody on Sunday, according to a release from the Denver Police Department. Police said that the death was due to “an apparent medical event” and that it may have been “narcotics related.”. According to DPD, the incident unfolded following the...
Mass Vehicle Break-ins in Highlands Ranch, Suspects Still at Large
In a shocking incident, 19 vehicles were broken into in one night in Highlands Ranch. The suspects, still at large, made off with over $6,700 worth of goods, including AirPods. Deputies tracked the stolen goods to an apartment complex but the search continues.
Notorious Fugitive Marc Morales-Cisneros Captured After Year-Long Theft Spree
In a significant crackdown on organized crime, law enforcement agencies have successfully apprehended Marc Morales-Cisneros, a fugitive involved in a series of high-profile burglaries and vehicle thefts at Denver International Airport and Adams County, Colorado. After a year-long manhunt, the 33-year-old was captured in Tulare County. From February 2022 to March 2023, Morales-Cisneros and his 12 accomplices orchestrated the theft of over 50 luxury vehicles and ATM machines, causing widespread concern among authorities and the community.
Woman Kicked Off Flight in Colorado For Completely Absurd Reason
We are continuing to see a rise in unruly airplane passengers across the country and in Colorado. There have even been stories of people getting kicked off of planes at Denver International Airport. This seems to be a somewhat new trend. We get it, traveling on an airplane can be...
Man killed in shooting in south Denver
DENVER — Police are investigating after a man was killed in a shooting in south Denver Monday night. Police said the shooting happened in the 2900-block of West Cornell Avenue, near the intersection with East Drive. They said Tuesday night that the victim died of his injuries. His name has not yet been released.
1 person hospitalized, 10 horses killed in Colorado barn fire
A caretaker reportedly managed to save four horses before the smoke became too much to handle.
Denver Mayor Mike Johnston’s car stolen
Denver's mayor can be counted among the growing number of auto theft victims in Colorado.
Man pleads guilty to accessory charge in killing of 17-year-old girl
DENVER — One of the three people arrested in connection with the shooting death of a 17-year-old girl pleaded guilty Monday to an accessory to a crime charge, according to court documents. Joseph Chavez, 27, was charged in connection with the death of Jasmine Rivas-Hernandez, who was found dead...
Man accused of killing 73-year-old near Park Meadows mall arrested in Wyoming
A man who allegedly shot and killed a 73-year-old in Lone Tree was taken into custody in Wyoming.
All Eyes on Colorado Paramedics Charged with Elijah McClain's Death
Jury selection began Monday in the trial of two paramedics who were charged in the 2019 death of Elijah McClain. The paramedics, Jeremy Cooper and Lt. Peter Cichuniec of the Aurora Fire Department, will stand trial on charges of negligent homicide, manslaughter, and numerous counts of assault. Cooper and Cichuniec have pleaded not guilty.
Four die from drug overdoses on Denver streets in less than 25 hours
Denver is seeing an all time high number of overdoses, including in the homeless community.
Colorado tragedy claims lives of two people; kid badly injured in apparent murder-suicide.
A shooting event took place in the southern part of the Denver metropolitan area during the overnight hours, and as a consequence, two people were tragically killed as a result of the occurrence. Additionally, a child was hurt as a result of this occurrence. Additional injuries were caused. In the early hours of Monday morning, law enforcement officials from Jefferson County responded quickly to a situation that occurred at a property situated on the 4300 block of South Holland Way. A member of the family told the police about an altercation that took place within the household, in which a father fired a weapon in the direction of a mother. The family member reported the incident to the authorities.
New attention paid to stopping domestic violence in Colorado
The death of a woman in an apparent domestic violence murder-suicide incident in Littleton early Monday came as yet another reminder of the toll of domestic violence killings in Colorado.The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office says deputies were called to a home in the 4300 block of South Holland Way, just south of the Englewood Correctional Center, just after midnight, saying the father in the home was shooting at the mother. The woman and 54-year-old James Aragon were both found dead. One of three children inside was hit in the leg by a bullet and a deputy grazed in the leg...
Apartment security issues worry Centennial renters
This is the time to make sure your home is secure. But some concerned residents in Centennial told FOX31 they are worried about access to their apartment building.
FedEx truck stolen, driver shot in Denver carjacking
A FedEx driver is recovering from gunshot wounds he sustained during an alleged carjacking of his delivery truck in Denver on Monday.Denver police say officers responded to a call of shots fired at the 4700 block of North Vine Street around 4:45 p.m. When they arrived, they found a FedEx driver who'd been shot. He was taken to the hospital but investigators say the extent of his injuries is unknown."We are concerned for the well-being of our team member and we are fully cooperating with investigating authorities," Adam Snyder, a spokesman for FedEx, told CBS News Colorado. "As this is an ongoing investigation, any additional questions should be directed to law enforcement."Police say they tracked the truck to East 53rd Avenue and Garfield Street -- about two miles away from where it was reported stolen. Investigators say they're still looking into how many -- if any -- packages are missing.