• 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 police report July 12 to 20

    Reports reflect calls to the Commerce City police department. The reports do not indicate whether or not an arrest was made. Not every call made to the police is listed in this report.

    July 20

    False reporting to authorities, 6700 Locust St.

    Unlawful possession of a controlled substance, 6670 Doris St.

    Second-degree aggravated motor vehicle theft, 6350 Holly St.

    Theft, East 56th Avenue/Vasquez Bouleard

  • Commerce City Police Department report July 7 to 13

    MetroWest Report

    Commerce City police have seen an outpouring of support from residents in the wake of national police-related incidents, including killings in Dallas and Baton Rouge, said spokeswoman Julia Emko.

    Several residents have brought food to the police department in the last few weeks, Emko said.

  • Commerce City police report July 1 to 6

    July 6

    Aggravated robbery with a gun, 5902 Holly St.

    Found property, East 104th Avenue and Tower Road

    False information to a pawnbroker, 6225 E. 71st Ave.

    Felony escape, 4901 Krameria St.

    Robbery/threat/intimidation, 6800 E. 66th Ave.

    Robberty/threat/intimidation, 5947 E. 64th Ave.

    Theft, 7191 Quebec St.

    Vicious or dangerous animals, 12167 Idalia St.

    Found property, 9847 Olathe St.

  • Armed car-jacking suspect remains free

    Commerce City police continue to look for an armed suspect in a double car-jacking Wednesday, July 13.

    A male suspect stole an SUV at gunpoint near the Dollar General store at 7400 Colo. Highway 2 around 5:45 p.m., according to a press release from the police department. The suspect headed eastbound until abandoning the car at the intersection of Highway 2 and 72nd Avenue.