House and Senate Honor Slain Jeffco Deputy

(Feb. 17) – The House and Senate voted unanimously today to honor Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputy David Baldwin, who was killed in the line of duty a year ago.

HJR15-1012, sponsored by Reps. Jessie Danielson, D-Wheat Ridge, and Jon Keyser, R-Morrison, renames a portion of Colorado State Highway 93 for longtime Jeffco Deputy David Baldwin, who was killed in a crash while on duty on Colorado 93 in January 2014.

“Today is a reminder to each of us that we depend on our dedicated law enforcement officials every day to keep our communities safe,” Rep. Danielson told the House, where the benches and gallery were filled with Sgt. Baldwin’s family, Jeffco deputies and state troopers who had come to the Capitol for consideration of the resolution. “Sgt. Baldwin was an outstanding example of one of those public servants, and I am humbled to be here today to honor him with this resolution.”

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