About 3,200 inmates in America's state and federal prisons identified as transgender in 2012, according to the latest available data from the Bureau of Justice Statistics.
Fremont Correctional Facility in Cañon City is one of the first prisons in the country to experiment with virtual reality.
Adams State University is home to one of the nation’s top ranked prison correspondence programs.
The suit claims Moses-EL was the subject of a shoddy investigation and the willful destruction of evidence.
Colorado has been working since 2011 to cut the number of people held in solitary confinement.
James Holmes' location had been a tightly held secret after he was moved out of Colorado following an attack by another inmate.
Mentally ill inmates at the federal supermax prison southwest of Colorado Springs languish for months, even years, in solitary confinement, according to a new U.S. Justice Department report.
As Colorado becomes a hub for entrepreneurs, one venture capitalist wants to help former inmates jump on the bandwagon.
Remerg.com is trying to reduce recidivism in the state by offering help with jobs, housing and counseling for people just released from Colorado prisons.
The U.S. Department of Justice recently announced it will stop using corporations to run its prisons. Critics say the state should sever its ties with the private prison industry too.