Colorado Launches Effort To Study Racial ProfilingColorado lawmakers are starting to quantify the state's racial profiling by law enforcement in the aftermath of high-profile clashes between the public and officers around the nation.
House Passes Bill Protecting Citizen Recordings Of PoliceThe Colorado House has approved legislation to have law enforcement face civil penalties if an officer destroys or seizes someone's recordings of a public incident.
House Advances Bill Protecting Citizen Recordings Of PoliceLaw enforcement could face civil penalties if an officer destroys or seizes someone's recordings of a public incident with a bill that advanced in the Colorado House on Tuesday.
Expanding Ban On Racial Profiling By Police Clears Colorado HouseColorado's prohibition of racial profiling by law enforcement would be expanded to include sexual orientation, socioeconomic status and other factors under legislation that cleared the state House Tuesday.
Colorado Lawmakers Unveiling Sweeping Police Oversight BillsColorado legislators unveiled legislation to increase oversight on law enforcement, including expanding the use of body cameras and collecting data on fatal confrontations.
Colorado Considers Additional Police OversightDemocrats are spearheading a package of legislation aimed at expanding oversight of Colorado law enforcement and placing limits on their power, a response to allegations of excessive force both in the state and nationally.
State Lawmakers Want Widespread Police Body Cams & ManagementThe Denver Police Department is one of several departments in the state that is testing body cameras as a tool for both police and the public. As these cameras become more common, one state lawmaker is working to make them widespread.
Colorado Lawmakers Consider Drone RegulationsAn incident this week in which a drone crashed on the lawn of the White House is an example of why unmanned aerial vehicles need to be regulated, according to some Colorado lawmakers.
Colorado Hosts Alaska Cops For Pot Legalization Tips, PitfallsLaw enforcement officials from Alaska caught a firsthand look at retail marijuana operations in Colorado as their state prepares for its own legalized recreational use.
Law Enforcement From Around The World In Colorado To Learn About PotColorado seems to be the center of the world when it comes to legal marijuana, and this week hundreds of law enforcement officials worldwide descended on Lone Tree to talk pot.
No Progress On Edible Pot Limits In ColoradoA Colorado task force searching for a way to comply with a new law requiring edible marijuana to have a distinct look made no progress on Monday after four meetings of debate.
Colorado Lawmaker Pushes For School Arrest StatsA Colorado state senator says she'll be pushing law enforcement agencies to report statistics showing what happens when trouble at school leads to the arrests of young people, but police see the new requirement as just one more unfunded burden.