In Colorado, police arrested a group of people on charges of drug crimes. 11 individuals were arrested in the drug bust and have been indicted on drug traffic charges for smuggling drugs from Mexico to Colorado. The supposed drug ring spanned from Mexico and had parts in other western states. The drug crimes were discovered by Denver, Colorado police.
Being accused of a sex-related crime can not only have serious criminal repercussions, but it can be devastating to the individual's personal and professional life. A woman now faces this situation after being accused of a sex crime by an 18-year-old who lived in the Colorado Springs group home where she worked. The 32-year-old woman has been charged with felony sexual assault.
When an individual is arrested, law enforcement officials sometimes charge them with multiple crimes. Any criminal defense must always address the applicable laws in order to defend an individual against multiple allegations. On occasion, the criminal charges cover a number of allegations that may be different and seemingly unrelated to one another.
Police often target holidays for more stringent crackdowns on drinking and driving. The Fourth of July weekend this year was one of those holiday weekends across Colorado where law enforcement agencies were out in full force. The enforcement period began on July 2 and ran through July 8. During that time, almost 100 agencies across the state made 535 arrests for drunk driving.