Colorado Governor Jared Polis has appointed Joseph R. Whitfield, Jr., in the 18th Judicial District.
Five counties in Colorado are tighening restriction due increases in COVID-19 coronavirus restrictions.
Jeffery Vincent, an Arapahoe County Sheriff's deputy, was sentenced this week to a year of probation after being found guilty of driving under the influence and prohibited use of a weapon.
"Vincent made a bad decision," Deputy District Attorney Francisco Martinez told the court. He asked the court to sentence Vincent to probation.
"Vincent should not allow this case to define him," Martinez said, "but rather learn from it as he moves forward."