Denver Police Chief Paul Pazen released this statement in regards to the verdict, "I respect the judicial process and hope this verdict allows our community and nation to begin to heal."
- Denver's police chief is hoping the verdict helps our community heal.
- Chief Paul Pazen said he hopes it helps the entire nation. Pazen also said, quote, "we remain committed to finding the best ways to ensure policing in Denver is safe and equitable for all. I believe that we have made meaningful progress in the nearly 11 months since his death, but there is more work to be done."