Officer Involved Shooting bill fails to produce reliable results

By Peri Duncan // Colorado Independent

Almost 83% of Colorado law enforcement agencies failed to report whether or not they had any officer involved shootings between 2010 and 2015.

In 2015, the Colorado General Assembly passed a bill concerning data collection related to peace officer involved shootings, which set in place a requirement for 279 agencies to report any peace officer involved shootings that happened between Jan. 1, 2010, and Jun. 30, 2015, by Sept. 1, 2015.

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