A rural Colorado town in Otero County is abuzz after it became known that a hit list was posted on social media. Too many lives have been lost nationwide in violent crimes committed at schools, and so the suspects were arrested within a short time. The county sheriff says a high school student first provided a tip about the list that included several of the students and teachers at the school.
Parents place a great deal of trust in those who provide an education to their children. These professionals often spend several hours with their children every single day. The vast majority of educators are well-educated professionals, dedicated to the overall well-being of children left in their care. Unfortunately, one educator in Colorado has recently been arrested, accused of violent crimes against a former student.
People make mistakes in life. While some mistakes are relatively minor, while others could be more serious and result in a criminal conviction. However, a conviction of criminal charges does not mean that a person in Colorado or other areas of the country is destined the commit crimes in the future. Unfortunately, one man, previously convicted of stalking, now faces the death penalty after he was charged with violent crimes.
Many children have close relationships with their parents, even as adults. As a result, they would each likely go to great lengths to protect one another. Unfortunately, one man in Colorado faces accusations related to violent crimes after police say he stabbed his mother's boyfriend.
While in the throes of a medical emergency, a person may act in ways that are out of character. Often, their actions stem from panic or fear. Unfortunately, one man who was allegedly suffering from some sort of medical emergency has recently been accused of violent crimes after an incident in Colorado involving his wife.
A person accused of murder or other violent act in Colorado or any other state stands to lose much if unable to avoid conviction. Those charged with violent crimes may increase their chances of obtaining positive outcomes in court by retaining the help of skilled and aggressive representation. One woman may be considering such support at this time since she was recently arrested regarding a troublesome incident that involved an attempted murder.
Colorado is known for its beauty and tourist-attracting ski resorts. However, it is also a place where violent crimes often occur. Although some may want to lock up all those accused of murder and other violence-related acts, American jurisprudence protects each person accused of a crime by presuming his or her innocence unless proved otherwise in court. In order for the legal process to unfold the way it is intended, a suspect must first be apprehended and charged with a crime.
Decisions made in the heat of the moment can sometimes have unfortunate outcomes. Such was the result after a man attempted to defend his private property. The Denver resident now faces several charges for violent crimes.
A young woman was recently arrested for allegedly participating in another woman's death. Facing multiple charges for violent crimes, she is actually only one of six individuals who Colorado police suspect took part in the act. The woman is currently in police custody without any opportunity to post bond.
An alleged instance of sexual assault led to the arrest and jailing of a Colorado sheriff. Violent crimes charges such as sexual assault and rape are often strongly pursued, and when paired with the potential consequences of a conviction can be especially overwhelming. Many defendants facing these types of charges must deal with high bonds, protection orders and the damaging of their personal reputation.