The Criminal Justice System

The Criminal Justice System and Coloradans with Intellectual and Other Developmental Disabilities (IDDs): The Basics You Need to Know. This five-part series offers citizens with IDDs and those who support them an overview of Colorado’s criminal justice system, including general information about the differences between municipal and district courts, potential outcomes to expect at court, and interactions with law enforcement. In series episodes, you learn about what to expect if you are a defendant or if you are a victim, who your legal representation will be and what to expect of them, and what probation and parole are.

Session topics are as follows: