(Jan. 2, 2018) -- The Colorado Division of Criminal Justice has announced funding available through the 2018 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program (JAG). Applications are now being accepted, and all applications must be submitted by Feb. 16, 2018.
(Oct. 24, 2017) —The Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS) has been awarded $1,413,747 in funding to help CDHS and the Colorado Department of Public Safety (CDPS) develop a joint, comprehensive strategy to combat human trafficking in Colorado and provide services to work with the child victims and survivors, starting them on a path to recovery.
(Lakewood, CO, June 21, 2017) -- On June 15, 2017, the national Coalition for Juvenile Justice presented the 2017 Tony Gobar Outstanding Juvenile Justice Specialist Award to Meg Williams of the Colorado Division of Criminal Justice (DCJ).
(Lakewood, CO, July 20, 2017) -- On July 12, 2017, the Colorado Sex Offender Management Board (SOMB) presented its annual excellence and leadership awards to Mike Dunlap, a 21-year veteran of the Department of Corrections (DOC), and Karmen Carter, Executive Director of the nonprofit The Blue Bench.
(Lakewood, CO, June 20, 2017) -- The Sex Offender Management Board (SOMB) will host its 11th annual conference July 12-14, 2017, in Breckenridge, Colorado. The SOMB Annual Conference is one of the largest, most comprehensive educational events focusing on evaluation, treatment, management, research and best practices in working with adult sex offenders and juveniles who have committed sexual offenses.
(Lakewood, CO, June 9, 2017) -- The Colorado Sex Offender Management Board (SOMB) is nearing the finish line on a multi-year strategic plan to implement recommendations on how to improve and update Colorado’s Standards and Guidelines for the treatment and supervision of adults and juveniles who have committed sexual offenses.
(LAKEWOOD, CO, April 12, 2017) -- During the month of April, the Colorado Department of Public Safety (CDPS) is participating in multiple national campaigns that aim to raise awareness of, support the victims of, and prevent crimes.