Marvin W. Foote Youth Services Center

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2011

    Colorado's juvenile corrections rates drop substantially; two detention centers to close

    The state's focus on youth crime is adjusting to a substantial drop in numbers as the result of a big announcement from the Department of Human Services yesterday. As of last month, the number of Colorado youth committed to juvenile detention programs has decreased to a total lower than any document ... More >>

  • News

    September 13, 2001

    Throw Away the Key

    Boulder County slams the door on a group of juvenile homes that won't lock theirs.

  • News

    May 3, 2001

    A Range of Harsh Lessons

    Schoolyard slurs, an incest charge and county social services shatter a black family's Kiowa dream.

  • News

    June 15, 2000

    The Boys Next Door

    In the rush to ban sex offenders, cities and counties may inadvertently be creating more of them down the line.