Press Release

State Announces Grant Funding for Body-worn Cameras - Agencies must submit “intent to apply” by Sept. 10, 2021

(Aug. 23, 2021) The Colorado Division of Criminal Justice (DCJ) today announced the call for state and local law enforcement agencies to submit their interest in receiving a portion of $6 million that the Colorado Legislature set aside for funding body-worn cameras. Agencies that would like to apply for grant funding must submit an intent to apply by Sept. 10, 2021.

Colorado School Safety Resource Center Offers Top 10 Tips For Parents With Children Returning to In-Person Learning

(Aug. 2, 2021) -- After more than a year of change, parents and students may feel uncertain heading into the upcoming school year. Experts with the Colorado School Safety Resource Center (the Center) within the Colorado Department of Public Safety have noticed that while many parents are excited for a return to fully in-person schooling, they are also concerned about how to make that transition as smooth and emotionally safe as possible for their children.