Aurora officer promoted after being found drunk behind wheel

A police officer in Aurora has been promoted after previously being found drunk and unresponsive while on duty in his squad car in 2019.
Published: Jan. 13, 2023 at 11:18 AM MST
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AURORA, Colo. (CNN) - An Aurora police officer has been promoted three and a half years after he was found drunk on duty -- and passed out at the wheel of his police vehicle.

Brian Maass talked to the department’s interim police chief about the controversial officer’s job promotion.