Colorado Mental Health Institute
Prosecutors say they will not file criminal charges against an 87-year-old Alzheimer’s patient accused of killing his roommate at an assisted living facility in Lakewood.
An Associated Press review shows 25 Coloradans have been found not guilty of murder by reason of insanity since 1998, and more than half of them are free to live away from the state hospital – some with limited or no supervision.
The judge in the Colorado theater shootings says a mental hospital and a university must turn over their mental health records on defendant James Holmes on Sept. 30.
The sanity evaluation of Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes probably will be conducted by a psychiatrist and two psychologists, the state hospital chief said in a letter released Tuesday.
James Holmes, the former neuroscience graduate student accused of the deadly Colorado movie theater shootings, is headed to the state mental hospital for an evaluation of his sanity.
Defense attorneys for Bret Thompson want the kidnapping and sexual assault case against him to be dismissed.
A 10-year-old girl who was kidnapped from a Denver neighborhood in 2011 told a courtroom on Tuesday that she was forced to undress and was sexually assaulted during the incident.
Two patients at the Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo have been taken to a hospital.
The state of Colorado has agreed to pay $775,000 to the family of a man who died at the Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo after suffocating while being restrained while face down.
Lawmakers are deadlocked over whether to cut spending at state agencies and potentially prompt layoffs in what has become the next flashpoint in Colorado budget negotiations.