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Golden council, police chief talk talk police policies

With police accountability, racism and related issues continuing to be a major discussion topic both in Golden and nationwide since the murder of George Floyd, the Golden city council held a … more

Lakewood protesters rally for Elijah McClain

For the seventh time since May, there was a protest in Lakewood against systemic racism and police brutality. But instead of George Floyd being the name in use at a June 30 protest, a different name … more

Lakewood Police ban carotid restraints

The Lakewood Police Department was born at a time of civil unrest in 1970. Civil-rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. was killed in 1968. The Civil Rights Act of 1964, which guaranteed equal … more

Golden Police policy permits chokeholds as ‘lethal force’

As public debate continues in the wake of George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis while the Colorado legislature seems poised to pass a historic police reform bill that would bring a ban on chokeholds … more

Colorado’s police accountability bill now requires officers to face imminent threat before using deadly force

Colorado Democrats’ sweeping police accountability bill won preliminary approval Monday in the state Senate after undergoing a number of changes, including the addition of a prohibition on the … more

Hundreds march in Golden for black lives

Near the start of the Golden Vigil and March for Black Lives on Sunday, Golden City Councilwoman JJ Trout read the recent words of a black girl who is currently growing up in a multiracial family in … more

Denver protest over George Floyd's death leads to confrontation

Colorado Community Media staff report A demonstration in downtown Denver late Thursday over a death of a black man at the hands of police in Minneapolis evolved into a melee, with gunshots, … more

Police confirm discovered remains belonged to missing Lakewood man

Lakewood Police have confirmed that human remains discovered at Green Mountain belonged to Eric Pracht — a Lakewood man who had been missing for nearly four years. more

Distilleries lend a hand to meet demand

Around the time a national increase in COVID-19 cases began leading to product shortages, Spring44 Distilling in Loveland planned to make one highly demanded product — hand sanitizer — on-site. … more
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