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Jefferson District Attorney

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2013

    The Smiths '80s radio station takeover: What really happened according to the police report

    From examining the letters he wrote to his parents, included in the original Lakewood police file, and the details of that harrowing and fateful day in the fall of 1988 from the original offense report, one thing becomes clear: James Kiss was a very troubled young man with a seemingly dastardly plan ... More >>

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    January 2, 2013

    Lakewood police arrest Eric Garcia for two sexual assault attempts in 20-minute period

    At 7 p.m. on December 18, Eric Garcia attacked a woman as she was walking to her car on West Colfax Avenue in Lakewood. She was "able to fight the male off and he fled," Lakewood police say. Apparently not satisfied with his failed attempt, a mere twenty minutes later the same man followed a differe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2012

    Ira Logan, shooter, and Gerhard Ohmstede, dead man, ID'd in possible Make My Day case

    Update: The Lakewood Police Department has identified the principals involved in a fatal shooting late Tuesday night. The dead man is Gerhard Alan Ohmstede, forty, while the person who killed him is Ira Miguel Logan, 28. However, Logan is no longer in custody, and he may not be charged with a crime ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2011

    Molly Midyette, convicted of child abuse for her baby's death, has a hearing for a new trial

    Molly Midyette.​In December 2007, Molly Midyette was convicted of child abuse that led to the death of her ten-week-old son, Jason, and sentenced to sixteen years in prison -- even though she was at work and her husband, Alex, was watching the baby at the time. This week, she'll be out of pri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2010

    Two dead animals and nine injured not enough to stop this weekend's Coleadero Rodeo

    From Channel 31 coverage.​The Coleadero Rodeo, a popular Mexican rodeo, is slated to bring its form of rough and tumble entertainment to the Jefferson County Fairgrounds this Sunday -- the first of several dates at the venue over the coming weeks. This despite an array of charges against the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Robert Wallace shooting: Make My Day law meets Gran Torino

    Robert Wallace on 9News.​The Robert Wallace case has all the trademarks of a justice-gone-awry tale. When Wallace, an 81-year-old Wheat Ridge resident, saw two men trying to steal his trailer this past February, he opened fire, hitting one of the men in the head. But the person busted in the s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2009

    Murder-by-snake case takes on new twist as the victim, Matt Sowash, is arrested

     Poker tour entrepreneurs Matt Sowash and Andrew "Doc" Hicks were arrested this week and charged with securities fraud. Investigators have been working on the case for two years, ever since two other men hatched a plot to kill Sowash using rattlesnakes. In that case, detailed in the 2007 Westw ... More >>

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    November 2, 2007
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    January 15, 2007
  • News

    August 5, 2004

    Outfaxed

    His enemies thought they could use Mike Zinna's website to destroy him. Instead, they got caught with their fax down.

  • News

    July 29, 2004

    Outfaxed

    His enemies thought they could use Mike Zinna’s website to destroy him. Instead, they got caught with their fax down.

  • News

    March 7, 2002

    There Ought to Be a Law

    Ten questions for the legislature's Columbine committee.

  • News

    August 30, 2001

    Caught in the Net

    The Web was a pedophile's paradise -- until Mike and Cassandra Harris logged on.

  • News

    June 11, 1998

    A Shock to the System

    The rush to protect battered women has turned domestic violence into "the social issue of the nineties"-- and raised issues of fairness for both perpetrators and victims.

  • News

    December 25, 1997

    The Horse Soldier

    After years of making the fur fly, a veteran animal-rights activist puts herself out to pasture.

  • News

    August 7, 1997

    In a Pickle

    A bingo investigation could turn sour for Colorado's secretary of state.

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    July 17, 1997

    The Gang's All Here

    Her grandmother will never forget the day Venus Montoya died. And she will never forgive her killers.

  • News

    June 5, 1997

    Citizen's Arrest

    A Denver reverend with a stubborn streak keeps the city's police-watchdog commission on its toes--and off-balance

  • News

    May 15, 1997

    This New House

    A "philanthropic organization" from Littleton wants to give away a home for charity--and for profit.

  • News

    May 8, 1997
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    August 9, 1995

    WAR OF THE WORDS

    HOW AN EAGER DA TRANSFORMED A NEIGHBORHOOD SPAT INTO A HEADLINE-GRABBING HATE CRIME.THE HATING GAME WHEN THE ARONSONS TALKED, THE JEFFCO DA LISTENED. BIG MISTAKE.

  • News

    January 18, 1995

    SOUNDS OF SILENCE

    A GAG ORDER LEAVES TROUBLING QUESTIONS ABOUT THE QUIGLEY-ARONSON FEUD.

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