I skimmed through thousands of photos of 16th Street that the Denver Public Library has graciously made available. Here are my favorites, in chronological order. Some have been cropped.
Protests have taken place every night since Thursday following the death of George Floyd.
Like protests on Thursday and Friday, confrontations between protesters and police escalated at night.
The ACLU of Colorado says it's proof police did not use restraint.
The official protest kicked off at noon. At 8:30 p.m., the intersection of Lincoln and Colfax was clogged with tear gas.
Denver law enforcement agencies have a long history of violence. A use-of-force policy is supposed to help.
The document lays out how officers should use lethal and non-lethal force, like pepperballs and their body weight.
But a statewide moratorium on evictions ends in 15 days.
The planned 14 tiny homes will leave the site designated for 161 apartments and 17 for-sale town homes for low- and moderate-income households
RTD closes all bus and rail lines in and out of downtown Denver, citing safety concerns over George Floyd protests
The transit agency's leaders made the decision in concert with Mayor Michael Hancock's office and the Denver Police Department, a spokesperson said.
Police Chief Paul Pazen said 13 people were arrested after Thursday's events. Three cops were injured.
Protests calling on an end to police violence erupted around the U.S. last night.
Friendly hosts, refilled water glasses, warm tortilla chips, humans.
Welcome to the socially distant summer. Let’s have some fun.
Michael Dowling has been drawing portraits of people who signed up to sit for him at a social distance outside a City Park West gallery.
A driver ran over a man. People yelled and cried. It was an emotional night in Denver.
Protests erupted in downtown Denver Thursday after Floyd died while in police custody in Minneapolis.
Volunteer in a Box is the brainchild of a Westminster rabbi and his family.
Mayor Hancock on George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis: “Nothing short of murder charges” for cops involved
Hancock shared his thoughts on a national conversation and fallout erupting after a black man died while in police custody.
The faith leader, former political candidate and fixture in local social justice efforts was on a ventilator for weeks.
Murphy Robinson just got hired and he already has to find a sheriff and a fire chief. And navigate criminal justice reform. In a pandemic.
The new head of the public safety department talks about his plans for criminal justice reform, reputation, and police accountability.
“We absolutely can build our way out. We just have so much to do before that.”