“We shouldn't be punishing people who are innocent until proven guilty unnecessarily,” Denver's independent monitor says.
Denver Independent Monitor
While the DPD document follows national best practices, critics locally say the language is too vague and lacks community input.
Aurora Police Chief Nick Metz, Denver Independent Monitor Nick Mitchell and Black Lives Matter representative Vincent Bowen discuss tensions between law enforcement and communities.
- Some 25 officers have been punished for misusing the database for personal reasons since 2006. But most of them received only reprimands.Read more