Andrew Buen

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Service Record

Agency Clear Creek County Colorado Sheriff's Office
Rank Deputy
Dates of Service Ended November 23, 2022[1]
Salary $69,123 (2020)[2]
Last Known Status Terminated[1]

Incident Reports

2019 Assault of Manuel Camacho

On May 15, 2019, Camacho was in jail awaiting a court appearance. Buen, with deputies Jacob Cordova and Nick Dibiasi, attempted to shackle Camacho, using force including choking and kneeling on Camacho's back.[3][4]

On December 17, 2020, Camacho sued the deputies, alleging violations of the Eighth Amendment's prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment, and a claim against the sheriff's office for failing to train its employees.[3][4]

2022 Death of Christian Glass

Response Timeline

On November 23, 2022, a grand jury charged Buen with second degree murder, official misconduct, and reckless endangerment.[5]

On November 23, 2022, Buen was fired.[1]

LEO Ratings

Training and Tactics rating: bad
Protect & Serve rating: bad
Individual Rights rating: bad
Accountability and Integrity rating: neutral
Off Duty rating: neutral
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