Administrative Segregation of Inmates

The topic of administrative segregation (also sometimes known as solitary confinement) in correctional facilities has been receiving renewed focus due to recent events. The Colorado Dept. of Corrections (DOC) has published several studies on administrative segregation and its effects on inmates. Information from DOC includes:

*This publication deals specifically with the new law that allows inmates time off of their sentence for time served in administrative segregation. You can view the original Act for SB11-176 here.