It's time at last. After preliminary roundups featuring a slew of mug shot collections, spotlighting tattoos, hairstyles, weirdness, intimidation, celebrities and notables, baby faces and women on the wrong side of the law, we offer up the most memorable images of the year -- an array so large that ... More >>
Schwartzman.Update: In our last post about the murder of Gerald Schwartzman, 73, on view below, we pointed out that we didn't know much about the victim other than the most basic information. We now have a much better-rounded view thanks to a heartfelt statement released by his family -- and ... More >>
Josh Churchwell.Update: We're learning more about Joshua Oaks Churchwell, the seventeen-year-old whose body was found in a suitcase near Ruby Hill Park. (The case hasn't been ruled a homicide, since Churchwell showed no obvious signs of trauma and toxicology reports are pending.) He's been mi ... More >>
Big pics below.Like the allegedly marijuana-related fatal crash involving Joshua Wittig, the January 2010 murder of Douglass Singleton, reportedly during a robbery involving medical marijuana, made a big splash initially, then fell off the media's radar. Turns out a lot's happened in the case ... More >>
Peter Bellar.The Denver coroner's office has released its list of homicides in Denver for the first half of 2010 -- sixteen deaths.
Some of those listed include straight-forward slayings , like the case of Douglass Singleton, who was allegedly killed by Peter Bellar in a marijuana transactio ... More >>
Crime center?Last November, deputy attorney general David Ogden wrote a memo advising U.S. Attorneys in states where medical marijuana has been legalized to give a pass to MMJ businesses following local laws. But now, an e-mail trolling for info about dispensary-related crime suggests that so ... More >>
Isaiah Shaffer: Was he after medical marijuana? And does it matter?In early January, right after Douglass Singleton was shot and killed, the Denver Police Department characterized the slaying as a medical marijuana transaction gone awry -- leading to speculation that the weed element was bein ... More >>
From Channel 4's coverage: Many Park Hill residents would like to chop down Oak Tree Alternative Care.Officials charged with regulating the booming medical marijuana business -- like members of Denver City Council, who approved an ordinance last night -- are feeling heat from more than just w ... More >>
Pierre Werner as seen in Boulder Daily Camera video.Pierre Werner, aka Dr. Reefer, is one tough hombre. "I'm a convicted felon, so I can't have any guns," he says. "The only weapons I have are my fists."
And Werner used them early yesterday morning, when two men broke into the Boulder buildi ... More >>
Peter Bellar has been charged with killing Douglass Singleton.Early on January 5, a man now identified as Douglass Singleton, 59, was gunned down on the 2600 block of North Leyden Street in what Denver Police continue to insist (despite doubts from many observers) was a medical-marijuana-rela ... More >>