17th Judicial DA

17th Judicial District Attorney's Office Files Harassment Charge Against Denver Police Officer

January 31, 2024

Brighton, CO —Today, the 17th Judicial District Attorney’s Office is announcing the filing of a Harassment charge against Dat Truong, 32, who is an officer with the Denver Police Department. The filing is based on the allegation that Officer Truong struck a juvenile who was in custody following an arrest on November 3, 2023, in the area of I-225 and Colfax. 

Truong is charged with:  
  • Harassment (M1)
Case number 2024M000435 was filed in Adams County. Truong's next court date is scheduled for March 5, 2024, at 8:30am in Courtroom R. Questions about Officer Truong's employment should be directed to the Denver Police Department. 

The filing of a criminal charge is merely a formal accusation that an individual(s) committed a crime(s) under Colorado laws. A defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. See Colo RPC 3.6.
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District Attorney Mason assumed the oath of office on January 12, 2021. The 17th Judicial District Attorney’s Office endeavors to seek justice on behalf of the citizens of Adams and Broomfield counties in felony and misdemeanor cases. DA Mason and his staff are dedicated to transforming the criminal justice system to better serve the citizens of the 17th Judicial District.

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