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    Man arrested in Denver for allegedly impersonating cop in attempted sexual assault

    DENVER — A man was arrested Tuesday morning for allegedly impersonating an officer while trying to sexually assault a woman, the Denver Police Department said. The incident happened about midnight near the intersection of Xenia and 17th streets. The woman was not injured, police said. Police responded to a 911 call and arrested the man, who has not been identified.  

  • Two people were taken to a hospital after a fire broke out at Boulder Scientific Company in Mead on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015.

    Two injured in fire at Boulder Scientific Company in Mead

    MEAD, Colo. — Two people were injured after a fire broke out at Boulder Scientific Company early Tuesday morning, Mountain View Fire Rescue said. The incident started about 12:20 a.m. when a 150-pound pallet of lithium salt caught fire at the company at 598 Third St. The fire was quickly contained and there was no damage to the building, Mountain View Fire Rescue said. Two people were transported to a hospital with minor injuries. The extent of their injuries was […]

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    Soiled shorts lead Denver police to burglary suspect

    DENVER — A man has been charged in connection with the burglary of a preschool and church last year after DNA from soiled shorts left behind led detectives to the suspect, the Denver District Attorney’s Office said Monday. Rodney Hendrix, 49, is charged with two counts of burglary, two counts of theft and one count of identity theft in connection to the burglary in August 2014. The DA’s office alleges Hendrix broke into the unidentified church and preschool and stole […]

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    Man formally charged in Denver attack on gay man

    DENVER — A man accused of assaulting another man because of his sexual orientation has been formally charged with three counts, the Denver District Attorney’s Office said Monday. Sean Boylan, 26, is charged with third-degree assault, criminal mischief and bias-motivated crime causing injury for an attack on a 32-year-old man as he left a bar near Colfax Avenue and Washington Street on Sept. 10. Boylan is accused of knocking down the man and destroying his cellphone, the DA’s office said, […]

  • A vehicle crashed into a home at 5292 Nashua Circle in Parker on Monday, Oct. 5, 2015.

    Grandfather injured after vehicle crashes into Parker home; driver arrested for DUI

    PARKER, Colo. — Two people were taken to a hospital after a vehicle crashed into a home early Monday morning, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said. The incident happened just before 4 a.m. at 5292 Nashua Circle when the vehicle partially went inside a bedroom at the home. A 70-year-old man inside the bedroom was hit by debris and transported to a hospital. The driver of the vehicle, 20-year-old Gunner Bolstad, was also taken to a hospital. The conditions and […]

  • A Denver police officer was taken to a hospital for evaluation after a patrol vehicle was involved in a crash at Downing Street and Warren Avenue on Monday, Oct. 5, 2015.

    Denver police officer taken to hospital after patrol vehicle involved in crash

    DENVER — An officer was taken to a hospital after a driver crashed into a patrol vehicle early Monday morning, the Denver Police Department said. The crash happened at South Downing Street and East Warren Avenue about 5 a.m. The police vehicle ended up at 2210 S. Downing. The officer did not suffer any apparent serious injuries but was taken to a hospital for evaluation, Denver police said. The cause of the crash is under investigation.

  • Westbound U.S. 36 was closed at Federal Boulevard after a man was fatally struck by a semitruck on Friday, Oct. 2, 2015. (Photo: CDOT)

    Westbound U.S. 36 reopened after man fatally struck by semitruck

    WESTMINSTER, Colo. — A driver who got out of his vehicle was fatally struck by a semitruck on U.S. 36 on Friday morning, the Westminster Police Department said. The accident in the westbound lanes near 80th Avenue closed the highway between Federal and Sheridan boulevards. Police do not know why the driver got out of his vehicle. The driver of the semitruck remained at the scene and is cooperating, police said. The highway reopened just before 1 p.m. after being closed […]

  • Police in Fort Collins are seeking a burglary suspect, left, and a police impersonator.

    Police: Man impersonated officer responding to Fort Collins burglary

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. – Police in Fort Collins are seeking two men involved in a case of police impersonation that involved a robbery. A woman said she came home Wednesday night to the sound of noises and found a stranger inside. The woman ran and locked herself in a room. The burglar then left the house but another man soon entered the home wearing civilian clothing and identifying himself as a police officer, police said. The man took a police […]

  • Shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseberg, Ore., on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015.   (Photo: Aaron Yost/The News Review)

    Nine dead in shooting at Oregon community college; dead gunman ID’d

    ROSEBURG, Ore. — Nine people were killed after a gunman opened fire at Umpqua Community College in southwest Oregon on Thursday, forcing the nation to face another mass shooting. Seven other people were injured and the shooter is dead, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin said. Earlier estimates had put the number of people hurt much higher. Multiple law enforcement officials familiar with the investigation identified the gunman as 26-year-old Chris Harper Mercer. Investigators have interviewed members of his family and […]