Inside the "war room" of the Colorado State Department, cybersecurity officials monitor the state's voting system for potential cyber attacks, threats and other unusual activity. Members of the Colorado National Guard have helped the state monitor election threats since 2016. (Tamara Chuang, The Colorado Sun)

While Colorado voted, cyber experts were watching for the worst threats to state’s election systems

The State Department, Colorado National Guard and other cybersecurity officials hope there’s nothing to see here

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado’s attorney general says sheriffs who won’t carry out a red flag bill court order “should resign”

A growing number of counties have declared themselves so-called “Second Amendment sanctuaries.” But does that mean commissioners want their sheriffs to disobey court-issued extreme risk protection orders?

Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published

To catch sex traffickers and protect kids, Colorado is using a new screening tool statewide

Screening tool is part of a national effort to cut down on the pipeline from foster care to sex trafficking

Coloradans Primary category in which blog post is published

Donations to Colorado charities fell flat last year. Some blame federal-tax reform

While the dollar amount of giving is down by millions of dollars, the number of Colorado charities and individual giving is actually up