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Denver's Interim Sheriff: 'It's A Tough Job'

DENVER (CBS4)- The man who is in charge of the Denver Sheriff’s Department knows he has a tough job and is willing to take on the challenge. 406 more words


Denver City Council To Vote On $3.3 Million Settlement With Former Inmate

DENVER (AP/CBS4) – Denver city councilors still need to approve a $3.3 million settlement offer to settle abuse claims at the city’s jail.

Councilors are scheduled to vote on the offer at their meeting Monday evening. 287 more words


Gary Wilson: My journey to Yes

When folk say that Scotland is a village, they really do mean it. It’s funny how people you know through contact in a certain sphere, turn up again somewhere completely different and totally unexpected.  564 more words

Political Witterings

Former Inmate Could Get $3.25 Million Settlement From Denver

DENVER (CBS4) – A former Denver Detention Center inmate who was beaten behind bars may soon become a millionaire.

The City of Denver had been talking about settling a lawsuit with the man who was tortured while behind bars and the payout could be the city’s largest. 394 more words


Denver Sheriff Gary Wilson Steps Down

DENVER (CBS4) - Embattled Denver Sheriff Gary Wilson has left his position but will remain in the department, Mayor Michael Hancock announced on Monday.

“Over the past several months, a number of incidents has shaken the public’s trust in the Denver Sheriff’s Department, and that is simply unacceptable,” Hancock said. 770 more words


2 Denver Sheriff Deputies Placed On Leave During Investigation Into Inappropriate Use Of Force

DENVER (CBS4)- Two Denver Sheriff’s deputies have been placed on administrative leave following an investigation into inappropriate use of force while booking an inmate into jail. 204 more words


Denver Sheriff Has Plan To Help Deputies Struggling On The Job

DENVER (CBS4) – From assault to drug use, the Denver Sheriff’s Department has faced allegations of misconduct and abuse over the last several months.

Video of deputies assaulting a seemingly compliant inmate surfaced earlier this month, along with allegations that a deputy turned a blind eye while inmates attacked another inmate, scalding him with water. 288 more words