Daril Cinquanta

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2009

    Two ex-cons' choices: Go straight or straight to hell

    ​The movies teach us that there are good guys and bad guys -- and then there are bad guys named Angel, as in The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. But two new books by former Colorado prisoners trace wildly divergent paths through the thickets of crime and punishment -- one an ever-downward spiral o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2009

    A falling out among "coconspirators" in Jeffco spy case

    Mike Zinna, official scourge of Jefferson County.  The proverbial wheels of justice turn slowly but not always surely. So it's always interesting when the gears spit out a real acknowledgment of wrongdoing, even if the folks involved are all pointing fingers at each other. Recent documents fil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2008

    Zinna v. Congrove: It ain't over until it's over

    Jim Congrove. Jefferson County Commissioner Jim Congrove had such an eventful first term in office — a grand jury probe into his financial dealings, a Colorado Bureau of Investigation inquiry into the county's use of a private investigator who happens to be a bosom pal of Big Jim, a slew of laws ... More >>

  • News

    July 24, 2008

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters from the week of 7/24/2008

  • News

    June 26, 2008

    Paying the Price

    Jeffco antes up against Mike Zinna.

  • News

    June 26, 2008

    The Lords of Payback

    Jefferson County officials show Mike Zinna that what goes around comes around.

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2008
  • News

    August 10, 2006

    The Case of the Missing License

    Congress is putting on the squeeze, but Colorado's private investigators still can't agree how -- or if -- they should be regulated.

  • News

    November 10, 2005

    Dog Days

    Feuds, forgery and the Zinna Factor in Jeffco.

  • News

    April 22, 1999

    Smoke and Mirrors

    Two new books explode myths about the Crusade for Justice--and throw some stink bombs of their own.