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Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center

Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center
Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center

Colorado youth corrections system sees biggest spike in violent offenders in a decade

In the past four years, the number of young people committed to the Colorado Division of Youth Services for homicide or manslaughter has jumped 141%.

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Colorado’s most-troubled youth lock-up facility, the site of a riot and multiple escapes, needs a drug dog, staff training

State officials released a heavily redacted report Friday detailing a consultant’s visit to Lookout Mountain back in July

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A youth corrections center plagued by escapes, drugs and a riot is headed for a physical — and cultural — reorganization

Questions remain about whether the alterations at Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center are enough to fix persistent problems within Colorado's Division of Youth Services

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