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Colorado could close two to 10 more prisons

Colorado could close two to 10 more prisons

0 / January 27, 2013 8:00 AM

Colorado’s prison population is diminishing so quickly that the state could close two to 10 prisons in the coming 18 months. Reasons for the drop in prison populations are simple: The state felony crime rate dropped by a third from 2002 to 2011. Deciding which facilities to close is, however, is a complicated proposition

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