When a judge threatens contempt, state officials have a limited period of time to move someone from jail to a hospital bed or treatment center.
ICE notifications mean federal officials requested that local police tell them when certain people are being released from jail.
“We shouldn't be punishing people who are innocent until proven guilty unnecessarily,” Denver's independent monitor says.
The agreement was reached between the city and the family of Michael Marshall, who died while in custody at the Denver jail in 2015.
The Denver sheriff’s department is looking at how it communicates with immigration officials after Ever Valles was arrested on suspicion of murder last week.
- Prior to the change, video from jail security cameras was held for only 30 days.Read more