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State juvenile facility frequently calls police

State juvenile facility frequently calls policePolice are called dozens of time a year to respond to everything from sexual assaults to escapes at Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center, according to information obtained by 9Wants to Know.
  • Investigations
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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DPD officer who shoved Rockies fan on camera demoted

DPD officer who shoved Rockies fan on camera demotedAfter video of a high-ranking Denver Police officer shoving a man during a Colorado Rockies baseball game went viral this summer, the department has decided he should be demoted.
  • Local
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Investigations

Racial disparities within Colorado arrests numbers

Racial disparities within Colorado arrests numbersAn analysis of arrests by USA Today and 9News reveals lopsided numbers involving African Americans who've been locked up or cited by police in Colorado.
  • Investigations
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Investigations

Colo. regulators can't answer basic pot questions

Colo. regulators can't answer basic pot questionsDespite a much-heralded system designed to track every marijuana plant grown and sold, and to independently test samples, Colorado's recreational pot marketplace very much remains "buyer beware," in large part because state regulators can't answer...
  • Investigations
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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PHOTOS: The marijuana products we bought for our investigation

PHOTOS: The marijuana products we bought for our investigationA look at the marijuana purchased by 9NEWS
  • Investigations
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Investigations

LIVE CHAT: 9NEWS/USA TODAY pot investigation

LIVE CHAT: 9NEWS/USA TODAY pot investigationAfter the State of Colorado refused to release the information they have required marijuana growers to collect, 9Wants to Know and USA Today decided to perform our own tests.
  • Investigations
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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So we decided to buy a little marijuana ...

So we decided to buy a little marijuana ...There's nothing quite like the moment you walk into your boss's office and ask her for permission to buy marijuana.
  • Investigations
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Pets

Owner of chained dog told to get better shelter

Owner of chained dog told to get better shelterLarimer Humane Society spokesperson Derek Brown said animal control officers plan to do a follow up visit with the owner soon.
  • Pets
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Investigations

Rape kits unavailable in 2 Colorado college towns

Rape kits unavailable in 2 Colorado college townsAmid a national push for colleges to do more to prevent sex assaults and treat survivors better, 9Wants to Know discovered students at two major Colorado universities can't get a sex assault forensic exam in the city where they go to school.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month ago
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LIVE CHAT: Resources for sexual assault survivors

LIVE CHAT: Resources for sexual assault survivorsAfter being attacked, sexual assault survivors are confronted with many decisions on reporting the crime, getting medical care, processing evidence and getting justice.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month ago
Investigations

Hundreds of pit bulls euthanized in El Paso County

Hundreds of pit bulls euthanized in El Paso CountyAfter an extensive six-month analysis of animal shelter data by 9Wants to Know and I-NEWS at Rocky Mountain PBS, numbers reveal 445 pit bulls were euthanized at the Pikes Peak animal shelter in 2013.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month ago
Investigations

The breeds euthanized the most in the Front Range

The breeds euthanized the most in the Front RangeAn extensive analysis of euthanasia data acquired by 9Wants to Know and I-News at Rocky Mountain PBS reveals how many Front Range shelter dogs were put down by breed and reason.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Investigations

INTERACTIVE CHAT: shelter dog euthanasia

INTERACTIVE CHAT: shelter dog euthanasiaThink about animal shelters, forced to make those life or death decisions every day for dogs who have no owners.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Investigations

9Wants to Know: Targeting negligent dog owners

9Wants to Know: Targeting negligent dog ownersThis is our second story in the K9 Confidential series: An unprecedented look at the life of dogs along the Front Range by 9Wants to Know and I-News at Rocky Mountain PBS.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Investigations

INTERACTIVE: Find reported dog bites on your street

INTERACTIVE: Find reported dog bites on your street9Wants To Know and I-News at Rocky Mountain PBS have worked together for an in-depth look at reported dog bites.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Dog breeds that bite the most along the Front Range

Dog breeds that bite the most along the Front RangeA six-month long investigation into numerous animal databases revealed which dogs bite the most, where they bite and how severely.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Bella, Buddy ranked top dog names in Colorado

Bella, Buddy ranked top dog names in ColoradoMost dog owners can relate: choosing just the right name for your pup can be tricky.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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LIVE CHAT: Answering your questions about dog bites

LIVE CHAT: Answering your questions about dog bitesYou can chat with 9NEWS and expert dog trainer Sean Miller of American Canine Academy about Monday's story on dog bites in the metro area.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Investigations

K9 Confidential: The lives of Front Range dogs

K9 Confidential: The lives of Front Range dogsAll this week, 9NEWS is bringing you a series of reports that highlight the lives of dogs in the metro area in partnership with I-News at Rocky Mountain PBS.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Small Colorado towns reusing weapons of war

Small Colorado towns reusing weapons of war9Wants to Know, where did the $22 million in equipment go? 9WTK found a program that's sent half to departments with 20 or fewer officers.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Occupied Colorado: The militarization of rural law enforcement

Occupied Colorado: The militarization of rural law enforcementMontrose Police's MRAP
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Teens escaped lockup using playing card, tissue paper

Teens escaped lockup using playing card, tissue paper9Wants to Know has learned a simple technique involving a playing card and toilet paper has allowed juvenile inmates to pop open newly upgraded cell doors at a facility for dangerous teen criminals.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Traffic

How to outsmart I-70 ski traffic

How to outsmart I-70 ski trafficA 9Wants To Know analysis of Interstate 70 mountain corridor traffic data uncovered the secrets to a smooth trip.
  • Traffic
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Traffic

CHAT RECAP: How to outsmart I-70 ski traffic

CHAT RECAP: How to outsmart I-70 ski traffic9NEWS compiled an interactive tool to help skiers and snowboarders calculate I-70 drive times.
  • Traffic
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Traffic

Preview: How to outsmart I-70 ski traffic

Preview: How to outsmart I-70 ski trafficAll day Thursday, 9Wants to Know will give you tips to navigate past the worst of the ski traffic.
  • Traffic
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Investigations

25 people indicted in gang bust

25 people indicted in gang bust9NEWS has confirmed the Arapahoe County District Attorney's Office has indicted more than two dozen people associated with a metro-wide gang on 73 charges including first-degree attempted murder, aggravated robbery, third-degree assault, theft, and witness...
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Investigations

Huge response to 9NEWS pit bull story

Huge response to 9NEWS pit bull story9NEWS received more than 1,000 pieces of feedback regarding a 9Wants to Know report about the effort to repeal the pit bull ban in Aurora.
  • Investigations
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago