• Theft suspect under arrest

    Police arrested a theft suspect inside a Commerce City Walmart store late July 26, and there's a chance the juvenile may be involved in other crimes as well.

    The incident began with a reported theft in the 2300 block of East 46th Avenue in Denver around 6:30 p.m. Denver Police Department spokesman Doug Schepman said an officer near East 52nd Avenue and Cook Street spotted a car and a person who matched a description from the scene. 

  • Ex-Commerce City officer makes court appearance



    By Vicky Gits

     Special to MetroWest Newspapers

  • Officials decline to discuss Denver metro area marijuana raids

    Officials are not discussing the details of raids on marijuana-growing operations around the Denver metro area April 14, including one in Brighton.

  • Commerce City Police report April 11-18

    April 18

    Driving under the influence of alcohol, 3200 block of Interstate 270, eastbound

    April 17

    First-degree criminal trespass, theft from a vehicle – 14700 E. 104th Ave.

    Aggravated motor vehicle theft – 5501 E. 65th Way

    Second-degree burglary – 6401 Monroe St.

    Eluding a police officer – 5400 Vasquez Blvd.

    Domestic violence – 6472 E. 66th Place

  • Commerce City Police report April 25-May 1

    May 1

    Aggravated motor vehicle theft – 5677 Olive St.

    Aggravated motor vehicle theft – East 48th Avenue/Quebec Street

    Domestic violence – 5460 E. 60th Ave.

    Domestic violence – 7160 Poplar St.

    Missing person – 5944 Oneida St.

    Theft – 5885 Poplar St.

    Third-degree assault – 6545 Olive St.

    April 30

  • Child abuse video goes viral

    LOCHBUIE – The Weld County District Attorney’s office plans to charge a 27-year-old woman with three counts of child abuse after she allegedly abused her young son in a video that has gone viral on YouTube.

    Judge Dana Nichols advised Katrina Flores Kennedy of her rights and set her bond at $3,000 in the Weld County Courthouse Thursday, May 19. The judge issued a mandatory protection order, stating that Kennedy is not to have contact with the victim or anyone under the age of 18.

  • Commerce City man arrested after shooting inside occupied residence

    MetroWest Report

    Commerce City police officers arrested a man Friday morning on numerous charges, including domestic violence and felony menacing, after initially responding to a call of shots fired in the 10200 block of Telluride Court.

  • Investigators search for clues to woman at Tower landfill

    Investigators plan to search the Tower Road Landfill for a long time to come, according to Littleton Police Commander Trent Cooper.

    They’re searching for any sign of 36-year-old Charlene Roxanne Voight, whose family reported her missing on July 8. Littleton police and authorities from other agencies are looking for signs of Voight’s remains, her purse, her credit card, or anything else that indicates what happened to her, Cooper said.

  • Littleton police searching Tower Landfill for remains

    MetroWest Report

    Littleton Police are searching the Tower Road landfill in Commerce City for the remains of a missing women, according to a Nov. 14 Denver Post article.

    The department is being assisted by the Colorado National Guard, the Colorado Bureau of Investigation and other law enforcement agencies. Julia Emko, Commerce City spokesperson, said the local police department is currently only prepared to assist with traffic at the site if needed.

  • Woman stabbed in Brighton fight

    A 36-year-old woman was taken to the hospital after a fight in which she was stabbed early Monday, Nov. 14, at 94 S. Miller Ave., the Brighton Police Department said in a statement.

    Neither the victim’s nor the attacker’s identity was release in the statement. The woman is expected to survive her injuries, police sdaid.