Colorado, Advocates Back In Court Over Jail Mental HealthA Colorado advocacy group said Friday that the state's mental health agency has failed to comply with a federal court settlement aimed at ensuring people do not spend months in county jails awaiting treatment of issues preventing their criminal cases from proceeding.
Preschool Shut Down After Safety ViolationsThe State of Colorado has shut down a preschool in Littleton, citing a list of problems ranging from safety concerns for the children to not enough staff.
Couple Heartbroken After Adoption Agency Suddenly ClosesA couple is warning other families who are considering adoption after a heartbreaking experience with a private agency.
Blue Pinwheels Highlight Child Abuse PreventionApril is National Child Abuse Prevention Month and to recognize the issue, a wave of blue descended on the state Capitol on Tuesday.
'Urban Campground' Petition Circulating, Aimed At Helping HomelessA petition drive is underway for the City of Denver to create an "urban campground" for the homeless.
Daycare Worker Sentenced After Children Caught In Parking LotA daycare worker in Arapahoe County was sentenced to a year of probation after a pair of two-year-old children wandered away from the facility.
Day Care Accused Of Letting Children Wander Off Near Busy IntersectionCBS4 has learned the state is investigating a day care after a parent claims two students wandered off.
Child Abuse Hotline Expanded To Help More KidsThe Colorado Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline is being expanded to help more children who may be in danger.
Colorado Child Abuse Hotline A Success But More Calls Needed From The CommunityJan. 1 will mark one year since the start of Colorado's statewide hotline for reporting child abuse. The hotline replaced a patchwork system that allowed victims to fall through the cracks of the safety net system.
Day Care Shut Down After Toddler Is Severely Burned By Hot Water In Crock PotA toddler is recovering after being severely burned at a child care center in Lakewood.
Group: Colorado Inmates Languish In Jail Without Mental CareAn advocacy group says at least 100 inmates are languishing in local jails without mental health evaluations or treatment because officials are refusing to quickly admit them to the state mental hospital.
Colorado Prepares To Welcome Refugees Fleeing CrisisMore than 50,000 refugees from all over the world have called Colorado home over the past 35 years.
Mayor: Major Changes To Child Abuse Reports After 3 Deaths In 18 MonthsDenver's mayor announced major changes to the child welfare system on Wednesday after a toddler died at the hands of his mother and her boyfriend.
Group: Colorado Inmates Languishing Without Mental Evaluations, CareColorado inmates are languishing in local jails without mental health evaluations or mental health care because the state hospital is short-staffed, an advocacy group charged Tuesday.
Denver Mayor: 'Community Failed Javion' In Toddler's DeathThe mayor of Denver announced a new team designed to protect the city's children after the child abuse death of a toddler where the Department of Human Services was involved.