Lewis's family came to the sentencing from Florida to ask Arapahoe District Court Judge Andrew Baum to impose the maximum sentence.
To put some facts behind the area's reputation, we went digging in crime stats.
A Denver police spokesman says preliminary information points to a conflict between the driver and passenger.
Denver's police officers are rarely arresting homeless people under the city's "camping ban" — but the city is increasingly using other laws to move people along, according to a new report from the University of Denver.
After reports of a robbery at 6:30 a.m. and a resident firing shots at an intruder, Denver Police rushed to a chaotic scene in the heart of downtown Denver.
A judge ruled Monday that Scott Ostrem can be prosecuted for the November shooting.
The second of two teenagers charged in the murder of Nicholas Lewis, chef at Blackbird Public House, has been found guilty.
Officers on Monday opened fire and killed a man inside a vehicle they believed contained Mauricio Venzor-Gonzalez.
Police in Denver are searching for an inmate who escaped while being transported to a hospital.
There's nothing wrong with police communicating through social media, open government advocates said. But they worry it allows law enforcement to bypass questions from traditional media.
Prosecutors say a the man has been sentenced to one year and a day in federal prison after investigators found 123 marijuana plants at his home.
At dusk on Tuesday, Montbello community members gathered on a residential block to mourn 17-year-old Byron Ware's death.
Police in Wyoming called their counterparts in Lone Tree with concerns about Matthew Riehl more than a month before the Dec. 31 shooting.
Madden says the female driver was traveling west at a relatively slow speed but refused to pull over.
Denver police said they have no reason to believe the shootings are connected.
"Voyeur" released this month on Netflix tells the story of how acclaimed journalist Gay Talese reported the controversial story about a Colorado motel owner who claims to have secretly spied on his guests.
They open your phone, lock you out of all your accounts and use Venmo and other apps to take your money.
Officers responding to a report of a domestic disturbance in Westminster early Saturday morning found a man and a woman dead in a home.
It's been more than a decade since inmates in Denver jails could have in-person visits with friends and family members.