Laramie Crime

Laramie Crime

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  • Laramie cop who killed man after traffic stop has ch...

    Thursday Nov 8 | via Planet Jackson Hole 

    Albany County Sheriff's Office released the name of the officer involved in the fatal shooting of a 39-year-old man in Laramie last weekend. Cpl. Derek Colling of the Sheriff's Office has been placed on administrative leave after he shot and killed Robbie Ramirez of Laramie during a traffic stop on Sunday, November 4. Colling is a Laramie native with a checkered career in law enforcement.

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  • 3) Las Vegas resident recalls violent police assault...

    Wednesday Nov 7 | via KGWN 

    The Albany County Sheriff's Office confirmed Tuesday that Deputy Derek Colling was involved in a fatal shooting in Laramie Sunday night. Las Vegas resident Mitchell Crooks gave CBS Newschannel 5 an exclusive interview Wednesday because this is not Colling's first incident as an officer of the law.

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  • Sheriff's deputy shoots, kills Laramie man

    Tuesday Nov 6 | via The Gillette News-Record 

    A Wyoming sheriff's deputy shot and killed a man who relatives said struggled with mental illness and was fearful of police but a kind person. Relatives identified the victim as Robbie Ramirez, 39, of Laramie, and said the shooting happened after a traffic stop in Laramie, a college town of about 32,000 in southeast Wyoming.

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  • 1) Albany County Deputy Involved in an On-Duty Deadl...

    Monday Nov 5 | via KGWN 

    Robbie Ramirez, 39, was shot and killed yesterday on the 2100 block of Garfield in Laramie, WY. The family of the victim believes the deputy involved is Derek Colling.

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  • Almanac: Matthew Shepard

    Oct 14, 2018 | via CBS News 

    On October 26 the remains of Matthew Shepard, who was murdered 20 years ago this past week, will be interred at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. A page from our Sunday Morning Almanac: On October 12, 1998, 20 years ago this past Friday, Matthew Shepard, a gay man just 21 years old, died of injuries he'd received in a beating five days before. A mountain biker had spotted Shepard tied to a fence outside Laramie, Wyoming, barely alive and battered almost beyond recognition.

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