Bills Seek More Oversight On Colorado Law EnforcementColorado legislators passed a half-dozen bills this session increasing oversight on law enforcement, including encouraging the use of officer-worn body cameras, revamping training and strengthening the public's right to record police activity.
DUI Victim: 'I Was Hit By 6-Time Drunk Driver, I Became His 7th'Emotional testimony at the state Capitol as state lawmakers consider a bill that would put a felony DUI law on the books in Colorado. The bill moved forward after it passed through an important Senate committee on Tuesday.
Colorado Senate Lawmakers Advance Police Oversight BillsThree bills aimed at increasing oversight on Colorado law enforcement, including expanding the use of body cameras, have advanced in the state Senate.
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 Would Allow Certain Convictions To Be Sealed For First-Time OffendersColorado lawmakers are hearing a bill that would allow people convicted of 400 different crimes to have their records sealed.
Felony DUI Bill Dies In State SenateA bill that would have meant a felony conviction for people repeatedly caught driving drunk died in the state Senate on Tuesday.
Push To Erase Cannabis Crimes Of Past Now That Pot's LegalThere is a push to erase cannabis crimes of the past now that pot is legal in Colorado.
Colorado Lawmakers Trying To Make Cyberbullying A CrimeBullying through text messages or social media platforms would be a new crime in Colorado under a bill that advanced unanimously out of a House committee Monday.
New Law Could Halt Sale Of Synthetic MarijuanaColorado is a major distributor of synthetic marijuana or “Spice,” but a new law could put many sellers out of business.
Feud Between Parties Leaves Sweeping State Crime Bill In JeopardyA blow up between Democrats and Republicans at the state Capitol has put a sweeping anti-crime measure in jeopardy.
Colorado Lawmakers Want Overhaul Sentencing For Drug OffensesThose who do drugs now may be in their own category according to Colorado law. State lawmakers want to overhaul how people are sentenced in the state for drug offenses.
Bill Would Require DNA From All Misdemeanor Convicts In ColoradoNearly all people going through Colorado's criminal court system will have to submit DNA samples under a bill introduced at the Statehouse.