Tag:Denver Police Department

2020 Arrest Made for ‘Cop Shooter’ and Two-time Prison Escapee Luis Archuleta

Luis Archleta, also known as Larry Pusateri and Ramon Montoya, was detained one year ago for escaping from a Colorado prison in 1974.

Bonny Baker’s 2021 Cold Case Arrest Five Months Shy of 23rd Anniversary

Denver Police made another cold case arrest in January, charging Crespin Nene-Perez for the murder of Bonny Baker in June 1998.

CLI Event Marks Anniversary of George Floyd Murder

CLI held a talk to mark the anniversary of the murder of George Floyd and reflect on the Black Lives Matter movement.

Denver Cold Cases See Some Progress but Overall Trends Concern Some Experts

Roughly 60% of cold cases in Denver include nonwhite victims, a head-scratching statistic in a city where less than 20% are people of color.

10th Circuit Breaks From Other Circuits on Qualified Immunity

A change to state law last year removed qualified immunity as a possible defense in civil cases brought against police officers. However, the 10th...

LEAD Program Aims to Stop ‘Revolving Door’ for Minor Offenders

Denver officials announced Tuesday the launch of a pilot program that would allow local law enforcement to send minor offenders to support service providers...

Immunity Claim Shields Detectives from Lawsuit

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals last week reversed a district court decision that had allowed Lawrence Montoya to pursue constitutional violations, including claims...