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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

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Interim police chief to take stock of department

Sometimes life moves in circles, which appears to be the case for Lynn Johnson, who graduated from Durango’s Fort Lewis College in 1973, had a 41-year career with the Arvada Police Department, and...

DATE: Oct. 24, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News