• Jurors hear from Holmes on video that he regretted attack

    Associated Press
    Updated: 18 min ago

    CENTENNIAL — Jurors in the Colorado theater shooting trial heard for the first time in the gunman's own words that he regretted the attack and sometimes cried about it at night. James Holmes' comments came about two years after the shooting, in a videotaped interview with a...

  • Denver area police officer shot serving search warrant

    Jesse Paul, Denver Post
    Updated: 8 hr ago

    A Northglenn police officer was shot and a suspect killed as gunfire erupted Thursday morning when authorities tried to serve a narcotics search warrant. The officer was transported in stable condition to a nearby hospital, said Sara Farris, a spokeswoman for North Metro Fire Rescue....

  • Colorado Springs police: Woman assaulted officers

    By chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com -
    Updated: 11 hr ago

    A 25-year-old woman assaulted two police officers during a disturbance investigation Wednesday in east Colorado Springs, the police said. Elisa Porpst, 25, was arrested on second-degree assault after she became "combative" with officers while she was escorted to a police car, the...

  • Colorado police say 'Pink Thong Bandit' arrested

    By Jesse Paul, The Denver Post
    Updated: 13 hr ago

    Denver police said Wednesday they have arrested a man they believe is the "Pink Thong Bandit" — known for his unmistakable undergarments — in connection with indecent exposure incidents that began in 2012. Gary Miller Jr., 37, was arrested Tuesday in connection with an indecent...

  • Former Denver Human Services worker sentenced for misconduct

    Associated Press
    Updated: 13 hr ago

    DENVER — A former Denver Human Services caseworker accused of falsifying reports in the case of a 2-month-old girl who was hospitalized with skull fractures and later died has pleaded guilty. The Denver District Attorney's Office announced Wednesday that 27-year-old Rotchana Madera...

  • Notebook offers view into theater shooter's mind

    Associated Press
    Updated: 13 hr ago

    CENTENNIAL — Colorado theater shooting gunman James Holmes' notebook provides the most comprehensive look yet into what he described as his "broken" mind. Just before the 2012 shootings, Holmes mailed the notebook to a University of Colorado psychiatrist who treated him. It was made...

  • Judge: Colorado student accused of stabbing classmate poses risk

    Associated Press
    Updated: 13 hr ago

    BROOMFIELD — A judge says a 14-year-old boy accused of stabbing a classmate at a suburban Denver school poses a risk to the community and should be held in a juvenile detention center while he awaits trial. The Broomfield Enterprise reports (http://goo.gl/3QQdNy ) Judge Francis...

  • Colorado Springs police: Man who overdosed set fire to his home

    BY CHHUN SUN chhun.sun@gazette.com -
    Updated: 15 hr ago

    A Colorado Springs man who was pulled out of a burning townhouse and died from a drug overdose set the fire, police said Wednesday. Investigators ruled that Jasen Martinez, 40, caused the blaze at a Georgetown Square townhouse April 11 before he was carried out by several...

  • 11-year-old El Paso County boy faces attempted murder charge

    BY KASSONDRA CLOOS kassondra.cloos@gazette.com -
    Updated: 21 hr ago

    An 11-year-old El Paso County boy who allegedly stabbed his mother on May 1 has been booked into Spring Creek Juvenile Detention Facility on suspicion of attempted first-degree murder. The boy's name has not been released because he is a juvenile, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office...

  • 11-year-old stabbing suspect appears in court in a wheelchair

    BY KASSONDRA CLOOS kassondra.cloos@gazette.com -
    Updated: 21 hr ago

    A boy accused of stabbing his mother in their Monument-area home two weeks ago appeared in court Friday in a wheelchair with a cast on his left arm. The 11-year-old was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of attempted first-degree murder. The incident is under investigation, but the El...

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