Letter to all Colorado Senators Regarding House Bill -1177 from Chaffee County Commissioners and County Sheriff

The Chaffee County Sheriff and Board of Commissioners appreciates the public safety intent behind HB 2019-1177 (“Bill”): Extreme Risk Protection Orders, but we have serious reservations about the bill as written. We have four areas of concern: legal issues; fiscal issues; lack of emphasis on mental health; and impacts to law enforcement.  Please click on the link below to read the letter in its’ entirety and signed by all three (3) County Commissioners and the County Sheriff.

Letter to Colorado Senators Regarding HB-2019-1177