Police reform is coming to Colorado this summer to a city near you. More precisely, sweeping and unprecedented police reform is coming to your city or town with the passage by the Colorado Legislature of Senate Bill 20-217, the Enhance Law Enforcement Integrity Act (“ELEI”).
CIRSA will be hosting 10 regional events discussing Colorado’s New Police Reform Bill, Red Flag Laws and Civil Protests with Thomas S. Rice and Eric M. Ziporin. If you’re interested in attending, additional information, locations, and registration information for the Roundtables can be found here.
With the recent passage of Colorado Senate Bill 20-217, CIRSA has received questions about its liability coverage for peace officers and their municipal employers. Read the CIRSA’s Law Enforcement Coverage Explained article for a summary of the framework of CIRSA’s liability coverages, focusing on coverage for “law enforcement activities,” and some comments on claims handling for the new civil liability causes of action created by SB 217.