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Oleg Gidenko shooting justified because driving constituted deadly force, DA's office says

9 years ago by Michael Roberts
Although it hasn't gotten the publicity of alleged police misconduct involving the likes of Michael DeHerrera and Alex Landau, the March death of Oleg Gidenko is frequently cited by reform-minded protesters, who say Gidenko was unarmed when Aurora cops plugged him in the back of the head. But that's not...
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Oleg Gidenko dead, two others ID'd, in officer-involved shooting on North Laredo in Aurora

9 years ago by Michael Roberts
Update: The Aurora Police Department, which has been involved with gunplay aplenty of late, has identified the three men allegedly at the center of an officer-involved shooting Sunday night on North Laredo Street. Oleg Gidenko, Yevgeniy Straystar and Ruslan Giriyev. The tally: one dead, one hospitalized, one out on bond...
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March against "police terror" tonight in honor of Marvin Booker, Oleg Gidenko and other victims

9 years ago by Michael Roberts
Against the backdrop of Independent Monitor Richard Rosenthal's conclusion that Officer Eric Sellers should have been fired, not suspended, for brutalizing volunteer firefighter Jared Lunn comes the latest protest against "police terror." According to an item on West Denver Copwatch featuring the graphic seen here, the march, scheduled to get...
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Michael Mangino, busted for sex crimes, 2nd Aurora DARE cop accused of pervy kid habit

9 years ago by Michael Roberts
DARE officers are charged with going into classrooms and telling kids that they should stay off drugs. But Michael Mangino probably should have added that they should stay off cops, too. He's been accused of several sex crimes in relation to an allegedly inappropriate relationship with a fifteen-year-old runaway. And...
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Sixth fatal shooting by Aurora Police in 2011: See where they happened (GOOGLE MAPS)

8 years ago by Michael Roberts
Yesterday, Jarome Blackmon, 21, died after being shot by Aurora Police officers, making him the latest member of a club no one wants to join. He's the sixth person to be killed by the APD this year, following Richard Arreola and four others. Thus far, four of the shootings have...
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Aaron Williams: Aurora cops cleared in killing of man saving bullets for officers & police dog

9 years ago by Michael Roberts
Another week, another letter clearing Aurora Police officers of wrongdoing in a fatal shooting. But whereas the judgment by Seventeenth Judicial District DA Don Quick in the case of Oleg Gidenko, whose family received a $150,000 settlement from the city, stirred debate, there's likely to be far less controversy regarding...
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Randy Cleveland, firefighter & alleged abuser, said to have been high-fived by friendly cops

9 years ago by Michael Roberts
Brighton firefighter and former deputy sheriff Randy Cleveland is facing six felony counts, including assault and sex-assault charges, related to an alleged campaign of violence aimed at his wife and kids. But also under fire is the Brighton Police Department, which accusers say looked the other way -- or offered...
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Aaron Williams dead, Grant Bletcher captured in separate Aurora hostage dramas

9 years ago by Michael Roberts
Update: We continue to learn more about the string of serious crimes in Aurora -- not just the officer-involved shooting that left Oleg Gidenko dead, but also separate hostage dramas. The first ended with the death of a man recently ID'd by Aurora Police as Aaron Williams, twenty. In the...
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An anarchist charged with attempted murder sees her case blow up in court

9 years ago by Josiah M. Hesse
Amelia Nicol grew up in the relative isolation of Grand County, but "I've always had an interest in where the world is heading," she says. When the then-twenty-year-old moved to Denver a few months ago, she got the chance to put that interest in action, shaving her hair into a...

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