Category: Colorado District

Former Colorado Judge Sentenced for Obstructing Federal Investigation of Drug Trafficking Organization | USAO-CO

DENVER –  A former Colorado state court judge was sentenced Wednesday in the District of Colorado to a year and one day in prison for obstructing a federal task force…

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Denver Police Partner with Federal Law Enforcement to Crack Down on Gun Crimes | USAO-CO

DENVER – The Denver Police Department (DPD), U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Denver Field Division (ATF), the Denver District Attorney’s Office, and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for…

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Three Men Arrested at Downtown Denver Hotel Charged with Being Prior Felons in Possession of a Firearm | USAO-CO

DENVER – The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Colorado announces that Ricardo Rodriguez, age 44, Richard Platt, age 42, and Gabriel Rodriguez, age 48 (no relation), have each…

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Pueblo Man Sentenced for Being a Prior Felon in Possession of a Firearm | USAO-CO

DENVER — The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Colorado announces that Angel Castro of Pueblo, CO, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Raymond Moore to serve 120…

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Gypsum Business Owner Sentenced for Tax Fraud | USAO-CO

GRAND JUNCTION — The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Colorado announces that Trenton Switzer, age 40, of Gypsum, CO was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Christine M….

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Drug Trafficker with Firearms Sentenced to 15 Years in Federal Prison | USAO-CO

DENVER – The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Colorado announces that defendant Anthony Eli Lucero, a/k/a “Blade,” age 42, of Denver, was sentenced to 15 years in federal…

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Arizona Man Pleads Guilty to Submitting 70 Fraudulent Loan Applications in $4 Million Covid-19 Relief Wire Fraud Scheme | USAO-CO

DENVER – Michael Lain, 56, of Queen Creek, Arizona, pleaded guilty today to wire fraud in front of U.S. District Judge William J. Martinez.  His sentencing hearing has been set…

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Denver Man Charged with COVID Relief Loan Fraud | USAO-CO

DENVER – The United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Colorado announced that Anthony Zaghab, 52, of Denver was arraigned today on charges relating to over $700,000 in fraudulently…

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Aurora Man Sentenced to 11.5 Years in Federal Prison for Distribution of Methamphetamine and for being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm | USAO-CO

DENVER — Peter Trujillo, 33, of Aurora, Colorado, was sentenced today to 138 months in federal prison by U.S. District Judge Raymond P. Moore.  Trujillo previously pleaded guilty to one…

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