Colorado’s Top Federal Prosecutor Reflects On Key Cases, Crackdowns And Crime Trends

February 19, 2021
U.S. Attorney Jason R. Dunn, flanked by Special Agent in Charge Dean Phillips for the FBI Denver Division, left, and Pueblo Chief of Police Troy Davenport announce the arrest in a plot to bomb Temple Emanuel Synagogue in Pueblo, Colo., Nov. 4, 2019.U.S. Attorney Jason R. Dunn, flanked by Special Agent in Charge Dean Phillips for the FBI Denver Division, left, and Pueblo Chief of Police Troy Davenport announce the arrest in a plot to bomb Temple Emanuel Synagogue in Pueblo, Colo., Nov. 4, 2019.Dan Boyce/CPR News
U.S. Attorney Jason R. Dunn, flanked by Special Agent in Charge Dean Phillips for the FBI Denver Division, left, and Pueblo Chief of Police Troy Davenport announce the arrest in a plot to bomb Temple Emanuel Synagogue in Pueblo, Colo., Nov. 4, 2019.

Colorado's top federal prosecutor, U.S. Attorney Jason Dunn, answers questions about suspected insurrectionists, crime in the pandemic, guns, street drugs, and the chances marijuana will be legalized on a federal level. Dunn is stepping down from his position at the end of the month to make way for a Biden appointee.