COS By The Numbers || August 30, 2017

Hello COS! We are back with the COS By The Numbers; your semi-weekly (monthly?) roundup of interesting numbers around Colorado Springs, Colorado and beyond. This week we have some jail problems, some parks problems and the preview of a November ballot. We don’t have any Hurricane Harvey numbers in the column this week – too…

Episode 66: Why is Our Criminal Justice System so F***ed Up?

The United States of America has the highest prison population rate in the world. Within that prison population there are stark racial lines and stark economic lines. How did we get here? Why does our system look the way it does? We dive in to explore it historically, legally, and practically. Prison reform has been…