C.R.S. Section 17-27-101.5
Purposes of community corrections


The purpose of this article 27, with respect to community corrections, is to:


Further all purposes of sentencing and improve public safety by reducing the incidence of future crime through design and implementation of research-based policies, practices, programs, and standards;


Prepare, select, and assist people who, after serving a statutorily defined period of incarceration, will be transitioned and returned to the community through supported partnerships with local community corrections boards;


Set individualized conditions of community corrections supervision and provide services and support to assist people in community corrections in addressing identified risks and needs; and


Achieve a successful discharge from community corrections supervision through reduction of risks and needs and satisfactory compliance with conditions of placement.

Source: Section 17-27-101.5 — Purposes of community corrections, https://leg.­colorado.­gov/sites/default/files/images/olls/crs2023-title-17.­pdf (accessed Oct. 20, 2023).

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