Colorado Parole Division Gets New DirectorThe Colorado Department of Corrections has chosen a new leader for its much criticized parole division.
Fired Parole Dept. Head Said He Was On 'Hit List'The man who was fired from his position as head of the Department of Corrections Parole unit said a white supremacist gang targeted him.
Governor Names New Colorado Prison Director A parolee suspected of killing Colorado's prisons chief had a list with him when he died that included the names and addresses of other Colorado officials, the El Paso County sheriff said Friday.
Parole Director Tim Hand FiredCBS4 has learned the Department of Corrections has fired Parole Director Tim Hand. The move was effective June 30.
Sex Offender Skipped Therapy, Treatment With No ConsequencesA sex offender now accused of sexually assaulting a 9-year-old girl was paroled from prison with the express agreement he attend counseling and regular sex offender treatment programs, but he didn't comply with those conditions.
Colorado Parole Director Who Handled Evan Ebel Case Placed On LeaveCBS4 Investigator Brian Maass has learned that the embattled director of Colorado’s parole department has been placed on administrative leave.
Parolee Accused Of Murder Escaped 6 Times, Released, Placed On Low SupervisionA 4 On Your Side Investigation has learned that a Colorado prison parolee who fled from parole and confessed to a murder in Lakewood, had a long history of such escapes but had still been placed on a comparatively low level of supervision by Colorado's Division of Parole.
Corrections Makes Electronic Monitoring Changes Following Ebel CaseColorado's Department of Corrections is significantly tightening procedures surrounding electronic monitoring of parolees after parolee and suspected murderer Evan Ebel removed his electronic monitoring device.
Ebel Slipped Ankle Bracelet Off Before SlayingThe ex-convict suspected in the killing of Colorado's prison chief who was mistakenly released from prison four years early slipped off his electronic monitoring bracelet, but parole officials didn't realize he had fled until just hours before the slaying.