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Alleged Hammer Killer appears in Jefferson County court as victim’s family...

A man suspected of using a hammer to bludgeon four people to death in Colorado was advised Tuesday of the charges he faces more than three decades after the alleged crimes. Alexander Christopher Ewing,...

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Florida sheriff wants new leads following Netflix series “Tiger King”

TAMPA, Fla. — A Florida sheriff is asking for new leads in the disappearance of the former husband of a big cat sanctuary owner featured in the new Netflix series “Tiger King.” Hillsborough County...

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DNA testing identifies suspect in 1963 cold case of 16-year-old killed at...

Colorado Bureau of InvestigationMargaret “Peggy” BeckAdvances in DNA technology allowed Jefferson County investigators to crack a 56-year-old cold case and identify a suspect in the killing of a...

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Boulder County Sheriff’s Office solves 1970 rape and murder case

Betty Lee Jones (Boulder County Sheriff’s Office)The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office said DNA evidence has identified a man who died in 2019 as the person who likely raped and murdered a 23-year-old...

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“She is someone, she is no longer our Jane Doe”: Douglas County authorities...

A young woman whose body was found in 1993 near a makeshift camp in the forest of Douglas County has finally been identified, the sheriff’s office announced Thursday. Now, the search for the person or...

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Weld County DA to make “major announcement” in 1984 disappearance and death...

Jonelle MatthewsWeld County District Attorney Michael Rourke said he will make a “major announcement” at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the 1984 cold-case disappearance and death of 12-year-old Jonelle Matthews....

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Colorado “Hammer Killer” suspect won’t face death penalty in 1984 slayings

The man accused of bludgeoning four people to death in Colorado with a hammer in 1984 will not face the death penalty. Alexander Ewing, 60, instead faces life in prison with the possibility of parole...

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“Someone must know something”: Denver police ask for help to solve state...

Denver Police DepartmentTrooper Thomas CarpenterForty-seven years ago on this day, a Colorado State Patrol trooper was shot to death in his patrol car — and the killer was never caught. Denver police...

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Guest Commentary: I’m an innocent man who was on death row. Abolish the death...

I am a lifelong conservative Republican whose faith in the criminal justice system was shattered by my near-death experience with it. I came within nine days of being sent to the gas chamber for a...

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Arrest made in 1982 deaths of two young women near Breckenridge

A Colorado man is in custody in connection to the 1982 deaths of two young women near Breckenridge. Alan Lee Phillips, 70, of Dumont, was arrested for investigation on murder charges in the killings of...

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