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Santa Fe protesters stand ground against trespassing charges

SANTA FE – A criminal defense attorney said Monday that protesters were acting within their rights when arrested in Santa Fe at a rally against a re-enactment of the return of Spanish conquerors to...

DATE: Sept. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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Man killed in shootout west of Cortez had run-ins with deputies

A suspect involved in a shootout with two Montezuma County sheriff deputies was killed Tuesday evening at a residence west of Pleasant View, according to Sheriff Steve Nowlin. Tyrone Orvy Peabody,...

DATE: July 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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State police kill man who fired at them on I-25

SANTA FE, N.M. — New Mexico State Police say an officer fatally shot a 36-year-old man early Monday morning after a long standoff. Police say they were called to a small market in Pecos, New...

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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Philando Castile family reaches $3M settlement in death

MINNEAPOLIS – The mother of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last July, has reached a nearly $3 million settlement with the city that employed the officer,...

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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Seattle police kill woman that family says was pregnant

SEATTLE – Seattle police are investigating the fatal shooting by two officers of a woman family members say was pregnant and struggling with mental health issues. The officers went to the apartment...

DATE: June 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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DATE: June 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Memorial Day DUI blitz active until Tuesday

A “Heat Is On” drunken driving enforcement campaign through the Memorial Day weekend, May 26-30, will be run by the Colorado Department of Transportation, Colorado State Patrol and local law...

DATE: May 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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BID backs strict panhandling laws, greater police presence

The Business Improvement District plans to advocate for stricter laws to reduce the visibility of panhandling, a greater police presence downtown and increased outreach to help people in need. BID...

DATE: May 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Cortez police officer charged with misconduct

CORTEZ – A former Cortez police officer faces charges of official misconduct, according to a news release this week from 22nd Judicial District Attorney Will Furse. Reuben Liska, a patrol officer...

DATE: May 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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Colorado Legislature eyes citizenship requirement for police officers

DENVER – The state Senate adopted a bill upon second reading Monday that would require peace officers to be U.S. citizens. Senate Bill 120 would revoke the peace officer certification of...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fort Collins officer shoots, wounds armed suspect

FORT COLLINS – Authorities say a Fort Collins police officer shot and wounded a man who pointed a gun at him and other officers while walking toward them. Police said Sunday the suspect was in...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Farmington police: Standoff with suspect ends peacefully

FARMINGTON – Farmington police say an eight-hour standoff with an armed suspect in a sexual assault and robbery case ended peacefully. Police say 34-year-old David Reimers’ surrender ended the...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2016 | CATEGORY: Regional News