Westminster Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Death toll rises to two in massive Wyoming traffic...

    Tuesday Apr 21 | via WTAQ-AM Green Bay 

    The death toll from a massive Wyoming traffic pileup climbed to two on Tuesday after collisions that involved 64 vehicles and injured dozens, authorities said. Wyoming Highway Patrol troopers arrested a Canadian motorist on Monday on suspicion of vehicular homicide, but authorities declined to provide details about the investigation involving Alex Dragaytsev, 45, of Quebec.

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    Related Topix: Williford, AR

  • Driver suspected of hitting Lafayette cop while drun...

    Monday Apr 20 | via Denver Post 

    Prokop was arrested on suspicion of first-degree assault, vehicular eluding, DUI, resisting arrest, obstructing a peace officer, reckless endangerment, harassment, disorderly conduct, reckless driving, and driving without a valid license, according to Boulder County Jail records. He also was booked on two failure to appear warrants out of Westminster.

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    Related Topix: Lafayette, CO, Westminster, CO

  • Westminster police ask for public's help in fatal Ma...

    Thursday Apr 16 | via Denver Post 

    A month after a 41-year-old man was fatally shot inside of his Westminster home , police there are asking for the public's help in identifying anyone who may have been in the area about the time he was killed. Lucas Mendoza's family found him slain inside of their home at 7337 Bradburn Blvd. on March 17, police say.

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    Related Topix: Violent Crime, Westminster, CO

  • Police need help catching daylight killer

    Thursday Apr 16 | via TheDenverChannel 

    Fire Weather Warning issued April 16 at 3:54AM MDT expiring April 16 at 7:00PM MDT in effect for: Alamosa, Conejos, Costilla, Rio Grande, Saguache Winter Weather Advisory issued April 16 at 4:11AM MDT expiring April 18 at 12:00PM MDT in effect for: Delta, Eagle, Garfield, Mesa, Moffat, Rio Blanco, Routt Winter Storm Warning issued April 16 at 4:11AM MDT expiring April 18 at 12:00PM MDT in effect for: Delta, Eagle, Garfield, Gunnison, Montrose, Pitkin Winter Storm Watch issued April 16 at 4:11AM MDT expiring April 18 at 12:00PM MDT in effect for: Gunnison, Hinsdale, Montrose, Ouray, San Miguel Winter Storm Warning issued April 16 at 4:26AM MDT expiring April 18 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Chaffee, Lake, Saguache Winter Weather Advisory issued April 16 at 4:26AM MDT expiring April 17 at 12:00PM MDT in effect for: El Paso, Fremont, Teller Winter Weather Advisory issued April 16 at 4:26AM ... (more)

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    Related Topix: Saguache, CO, Westminster, CO

  • Jessie Hernandez Backers Protesting Her Police-Shoot...

    Friday Apr 10 | via Denver Westword 

    The site where Jessie Hernandez died has become a combination memorial-protest zone. Additional images, a video and more below.

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    Related Topix: Thornton, CO, Westminster, CO

  • Blotter: Fort Morgan Police Department

    Wednesday Apr 1 | via Fort Morgan Times 

    Editor's Note: The Fort Morgan Times relies on reports from law enforcement to create the blotter. All charges are alleged by law enforcement and may not reflect the charges filed by the court.

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    Related Topix: Fort Morgan, CO, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Westminster, CO

Westminster Law

My husband got a DUI, he has ben sentenced to 1 year, he contracted mera at the adams county facility that caused his lung 2 fai
He has been hospitalized for most of the stay on and off, this weekend they asked for an emergency release for him, I will attach e mails even the jail want him out, what do I do if he dies in the process, please good advice where do I send the emails to from the public defender to get advise?
Google prisoner rights and civil rights attorney for Westminster and Denver, CO. You need a local, well-known attorney...
Can 2 states charge you with a DUI at the same time? E.G. As an instate and out-of-state driver?
Recently, I took a chance and moved out to CO from NJ to find work...found it and began working within 3 weeks of moving. I had not had the chance to turn over my NJ license to that of CO. I was hit with a DUI. I appealed for a hearing at the DMV in person at which time I received an ID and was an official CO resident however my NJ license was taken then at the CO DMV. My question is this really, since I'm a resident because I have found work, and have and ID before a hearing, yet I had a NJ license at the time.. how is this processed and by which state?
I'm confused by your question. CO will prosecute you for DUI and potentially suspend your privilege to drive in CO....
Do I need an attorney or can I win with self representation?
I got a dui in December. Was sentenced March 28 and have complied with all the terms. However I received a ticket in February in a parking lot for bumping into another(parked) vehicle. I stayed on scene, notified the owner of the car and still was ticketed even though there was no damage and did the right thing. I just got a notification in the mail about an upcoming DMV hearing for a point suspension. Can anyone help me with pro bono assistance or sliding scale/payment plans. I need to keep my license as I am a student, work full time, gave a baby on the way and probation fines and court costs to pay. Someone please help.
It is best to speak to an attorney before going into the DMV hearing and facing a suspension. If you are able to get...
I was on probation for dui ( misdemeanor) and was charged for criminal mischief also mistomeanor. Im thinking of leaving state.
will I be extordited and will I accur new charges?
You likely won't be extradited but you will find that this will hang over your head and have unforeseen consequences...
Has anyone ever won a dmv hearing in Colorado in a dui case
said I drove over a curb leaving a parking lot, followed me several blocks to my home and cited me for careless driving and then dui
Yes, they have. However, it is rare. I would definitely suggest hiring an attorney. Rhidian Orr is one of the best...
My lawyer was visibly drunk at my trial even calling me by the wrong names
He smelled of alcohol. Did shooters in the bathroom, smoked an electronic cigarette in front of the jurors, and called me Lorraine throughout my trial. My name is Linda.
What due diligence did you do prior to hiring him? That was the time to really check into this, no?
I am trying to figure out how to file for early termination from probation. Do I need an attorney for this
was sentenced to two years probation for first DUI, never been in any trouble in the past.
An attorney can certainly help. The main factors a judge will consider in a motion to terminate early are your...