Manuel Martinez

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2014

    Eddie Simon faces possible life sentence for brutal cold-case sex assault

    We recently told you about the role DNA played in the arrest and subsequent guilty plea of Alfred Flores in a 2011 head-shot murder. Turns out DNA also proved key in an even older crime: a 2001 sex assault for which Eddie Simon was busted more than a dozen years later. Now, a jury has found Simon g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2013

    3 things to do for free in Denver this week, April 22-26

    Whether you're broke after a weekend of partying or simply a frugal, responsible adult who likes to go out for free, there's plenty in Denver to do this week that won't cost a dime. Choose to learn about green energy at the annual Earth Day celebration, watch a series of free form short films, and/o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2012

    Thirty most memorable mug shots -- and most shocking crimes -- of 2012

    As we all know, Colorado has been shaken by some extraordinarily startling crimes in 2012 -- and they're reflected in the mug shots that accompanied our coverage of these stories. Below, we've assembled the images associated with the best known among them, as well as other tales that give us just as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2012

    Photos: Twenty most memorable mug shots of November 2012

    Each year, we collect the most memorable images from the previous twelve months -- and when we start rolling out those posts, expect to see shots from November among them. Look below to see the shots that caught our eye over the past few weeks, and be sure to click on the names or accompanying link ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    Alfred Flores's chewing gum leads to bust for head-shot murder of Manuel Martinez

    In our post about the 47 homicides in Denver last year, we were unable to include a Google map showing where Manuel Martinez, 27, died last November, because the report from the Denver coroner's office didn't list a location. But now, we know much more about his head-shot slaying and the man thought ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2011

    Top 48 Boulder registered sex offenders (PHOTOS)

    Big pics below.​Boulder has just updated its online registered sex-offender list. Not every offender is pictured due to Colorado statutory provisions related to their sins. But the page does feature photos of 48 men (no women) reportedly living in Boulder area. The crimes for which they were ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 5, 2009
  • News

    May 1, 2003

    Satan Sheets

    The Regency Hotel's dance with the devil.

  • News

    July 4, 2002

    Shark Bait

    Bankruptcy court snatched Ocean Journey from the jaws of extinction. Now the aquarium's on the line for big legal fees.

  • News

    April 18, 2002

    The Mystery of Pai

    He came. He saw. He bought a mountain. But can Lou Pai make peace with his neighbors?

  • News

    September 7, 2000

    Up Against the Wall

    Tag, you're hit -- if you ran with Robert “Skeme” Iron.

  • News

    September 30, 1999

    Party Central

    Neighbors have reservations about a rowdy hotel bar.

  • News

    November 20, 1997

    Dry Society

    Dottie Grisby created a club and applied for a liquor license. That was fourteen years ago, and the city's still a party pooper.

  • News

    September 25, 1997