Engleman, Laura and Maureen O’Keefe. Administrative Segregation for Colorado Inmates: A Report Submitted to the House and Senate Judiciary Committees. Colorado: Office of Planning and Analysis, 2013.
This report outlines the use of administrative segregation for inmates within the Colorado Department of Corrections (CDOC). It provides data on inmates in administrative segregation, discusses policy changes and their effects, and addresses offenders with mental illness. The data in this report are through fiscal year 2012.
Keywords: Colorado, administrative segregation, long-term segregation, number of prisoners in solitary confinement by state, mental health, mental illness