Rocky Mountain RCFL - News
Jan 25, 2018
A former U.S. soldier who killed a transit security guard in downtown Denver last year was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without parole. After a three-day trial, a jury found Joshua Cummings, 38, guilty of first-degree murder in the death of Scott Von Lanken, 56.
Jan 18, 2018
A woman who engaged in child pornography recently accepted a plea deal in which she pleaded guilty to three felony charges and was sentenced to 40 years in the Colorado Departments of Corrections.
Dec 05, 2017
A Florence man who was arrested in March for sexually assaulting a child will spend the rest of his life in prison after being sentenced Monday to a minimum of 3,180 years.
Apr 03, 2017
The RMRCFL assisted the Arvada Police Department with a forensic exam of a computer belonging to Todd Alan Ledbetter, 35. Evidence found by the RMRCFL examiner was instrumental in securing evidence of his possession and distribution of child pornography. Ledbetter plead guilty and was sentenced to 27 years in the Colorado DOC.
Dec 22, 2015
A 64 year old Salida man was arrested for possession of child pornography on December 15th, 2015 by deputies from the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office. On September 9th, investigators were alerted to suspicious behavior of Raymond Treglown by his in-home health care workers. Members of the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant that same day at Treglown’s residence, seizing two laptop computers, photographs, and other items of interest. The two laptops were submitted to the Rocky Mountain Regional Computer Forensic Laboratory for analysis. Over three hundred images of child pornography were identified by RMRCFL on these computers. Once the lab analysis was complete, investigators obtained an arrest warrant for Treglown, charging him with Sexual Exploitation of a Child a class 4 felony. The same day the warrant was issued, Treglown was arrested and was booked into the Chaffee County Detention Facility in lieu of a $50,000 bond.
Jul 23, 2013
Members of the RMRCFL’s local executive board held a press conference today announcing that the lab’s recent achievement of International Program accreditation by the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors/Laboratory Accreditation Board.
Dec 12, 2011
Serial Rapist Given Multiple Life Sentences — Rocky Mountain RCFL Recovered Critical Digital Evidence
Marc Patrick O'Leary, 33 will spend the rest of his life behind bars for raping three women in Colorado and the attempted assault of a fourth person. Digital evidence recovered by Examiners assigned to the Rocky Mountain RCFL helped investigators bring the elusive serial rapist to justice.
Feb 09, 2007
The Adams County (Colorado) District Attorney praised the work of the Rocky Mountain Regional Computer Forensics Laboratory (RMRCFL) in a press release dated January 30, 2007. The investigation involved unlawful sexual contact. The suspect, Florentino Avila, was convicted of taking "upskirt" pictures at a grocery store in Thorton, Colorado.