Places like Denver, Aurora, Douglas County, even Sterling, need firefighters, plumbers, chemists, mechanics and police officers
The $483,000 is to be used on officer training, programs with Denver Public Schools and outreach to immigrant communities.
Presley flew his private jet to Denver to get peanut butter, jelly and bacon sandwiches he first tried in the Mile High City.
Denver police are supposed to use crime and traffic data to inform their decisions about where to direct resources. But they aren't, the city auditor says.
More police and security officers, and if the budget allows, security cameras and lowering the book stack shelves, are among the measures planned.
Leaders in the community decry public meetings as 'window dressing,' and wonder how the document can be trusted.
While the DPD document follows national best practices, critics locally say the language is too vague and lacks community input.
Denver police have a new training tool that uses virtual reality to test responses to violent situations like mass shootings.
Eric Stevens was just 17 years old when he tried meth for the first time. Decades later, he's clean -- but many others are falling prey to the drug.