Latest Loveland News

Woman struck, killed by motorist, man arrested

Jul. 24, 2021 19:18 PM EDT

LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A woman was hit and killed by a vehicle in a parking lot in Loveland and a man has been arrested, police said. Loveland police said in a news release that officers responded at about 11 p.m. Friday to a woman struck by a vehicle at the Orchards...

Missing boater's body recovered from northern Colorado lake

Jul. 23, 2021 17:29 PM EDT

LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say a man died after reportedly falling into the water while boating on a lake in northern Colorado. The Loveland Reporter-Herald reports the man fell into Westerdoll Lake at about 8:30 p.m. Thursday, and a dive team recovered his body...

Off-duty officer dies hiking in Rocky Mountain National Park

Jul. 16, 2021 15:05 PM EDT

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (AP) — An off-duty police officer in Colorado died in a 200-foot (70-meter) fall while hiking in Rocky Mountain National Park this week. Park rangers responded Thursday to Mount Lady Washington, about 70 miles (110 kilometers)...

Backcountry skier dies in Rocky Mountain National Park

Jun. 14, 2021 10:17 AM EDT

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (AP) — A backcountry skier died Sunday after losing control and sliding about 400 feet on a snowfield and into rocks in Rocky Mountain National Park, authorities said. Bystanders witnessed the fall by the 68-year-old man from Loveland...

Search underway for missing boater in northern Colorado lake

Jun. 11, 2021 16:45 PM EDT

LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A search is underway for a man who fell off a pontoon boat at a lake in northern Colorado. The Loveland Reporter-Herald reports the man was visiting from out of state and was boating with three other people from the Boulder area when he fell into...

Former officers prosecuted in rough arrest out on bond

May. 21, 2021 16:22 PM EDT

LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — Two former police officers facing criminal charges over the rough arrest of a woman with dementia last year turned themselves into authorities on Thursday and were released later on bond. Austin Hopp, 26, and Daria Jalali, 27, were taken into...

Ex-officers face charges in arrest of woman with dementia

May. 19, 2021 20:55 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A police officer who pushed a 73-year-old Colorado woman with dementia to the ground after she left a store without paying for items worth about $14 is facing charges of using excessive force, while a second officer is accused of failing to stop or report his actions,...

Mom dies in motorcycle crash while honoring her late son

May. 19, 2021 20:50 PM EDT

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado mother died after crashing her motorcycle during a memorial ride in honor of her son, who also was killed in a recent motorcycle accident, authorities said. Diane Everett, 51, of Milliken, lost control of her motorcycle and crashed...

Probation for ex-cop accused of kneeling on Black man's neck

May. 04, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A former police officer accused of holding two door-to-door roofing company salesmen on the ground at gunpoint and kneeling on the neck of one of them who is Black, saying they were terrorists and part of antifa, was sentenced to four years of probation on Tuesday. ...

3 officers resign in rough arrest of woman with dementia

Apr. 30, 2021 18:25 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Three Colorado police officers involved in the rough arrest of a 73-year-old woman with dementia — and later seen on video talking about her arrest, laughing and joking at times — have resigned, police said Friday. Loveland Police Chief Robert Ticer...