Police Oversight Bills Getting More Complicated In ColoradoA package of Colorado bills to give police more oversight gets more complicated Thursday when a House committee starts work on proposals about racial profiling and chokeholds.
Body Cameras Headline Another Day Of Police Oversight BillsColorado law enforcement would be encouraged to expand the use of body cameras with a measure given initial approval as legislators considered several police accountability bills Tuesday.
Bill To Change Juvenile Sentencing In Colorado ShelvedA proposal to change lifelong prison sentences for juveniles in Colorado has been shelved at the request of the bill sponsor.
Colorado Lawmakers Delay Vote On Drones, PrivacyColorado lawmakers have delayed voting on a bill to criminalize the use of drones and other technology to monitor or take images of someon
Felony DUI Bill Moves Forward At State CapitolA bill that would make repeat drunk drivers face a tougher punishment has advanced at the state Capitol.
Lawmakers Trying To Restrict Solitary ConfinementA year after a Colorado inmate held in solitary confinement allegedly gunned down the state prisons chief upon being released, lawmakers are moving to restrict use of the punishment for the mentally ill.
Bill Addressing Jail For Fines Clears First Hurdle A bill addressing concerns over poor people being jailed for failing to pay municipal court fines cleared its first Colorado House committee.
First Hearing On Bill Addressing Jail For FinesColorado lawmakers will debate a bill that tries to address concerns over poor people being jailed for failing to pay court fines.
Group Of Moms Descend On Capitol To Protest Arming TeachersColorado's public schools would be allowed to permit teachers to carry concealed weapons under a bill up for discussion Tuesday in the Legislature.
Colorado Democrats Uphold Concealed Gun Permits Colorado Democrats continue to hold the line against Republican attempts to roll back gun restrictions, voting again to turn down a proposal removing permit requirements to carry concealed weapons.
CBS4 Parolee Investigation Prompts Legislative HearingsA series of CBS4 ”Justice Failed” investigations into gaps in Colorado’s intensive supervision program for parolees has prompted the Colorado House Judiciary Committee to schedule oversight hearings into the program.
Emergency Cellphone Access For Police ConsideredCellphones may be subject to warrantless review by law enforcement in times of emergency under a bill up for review in Colorado Tuesday.