According to police officer in Colorado Springs, two tips from anonymous callers led to the arrest of a 27-year-old Florida man. The man is facing charges for prohibited use of a weapon, but is also accused of attempting to traffic marijuana. Investigators think that the man was going to transport the marijuana back to Florida.
Have you been charged with a crime? From a drug crime to driving under the influence, you should know one thing: A conviction will change your life forever. With so much on the line, it is important that you know your rights, how the legal process will unfold and what you can do to improve your chance of avoiding serious punishment.
A 52-year-old man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for his role in a hit-and-run crash that claimed the life of a Colorado State Patrol trooper last year.
A video uploaded to YouTube helped police identify and arrest two people allegedly involved in a road rage incident. Police in Colorado Springs responded to a hit-and-run accident near I-25 on Nevada Avenue. While they were investigating the accident, the officers learned that a YouTube video had been posted by a witness who videotaped the incident.
If you came outside and found someone searching through your trash bin, you may be surprised and outraged. You may feel like your privacy had been violated. You'd think on one else had any right to know what you'd thrown away.
Over 100 people have been identified across five counties in Colorado as possible victims of a identity theft ring. Seven people have been arrested and are now facing charges that deal with the white collar crime, as well as other crimes like the distribution of methamphetamines.
The Princeton Review is well known for its "best of" edition, which recently listed the best colleges to attend for students who love to smoke marijuana. There were 136,000 students surveyed from 380 colleges. The questions was "How wide is use of marijuana at your college?" Perhaps not unexpectedly, two of the top ten colleges are Colorado College and the University of Colorado at Boulder.
If you're convicted of a crime, there are many consequences that you might face in addition to potential incarceration. Even if you are convicted but not sentenced to jail or prison time, you could still face other penalties and consequences that can have a major negative impact on your life. In many cases, simply being charged with a crime can have a significant effect on certain areas of your life.
College students have a tendency to get out of control from time to time. While most are able to do so within the limits of the law, others push things a bit too far. For this reason, it is not uncommon for a college student to be arrested for some type of crime.
A criminal traffic violation is a big deal. Depending on the circumstances, this could result in a license suspension, fine, or even time in prison.