Colorado

states-full-ColoradoLocal Organizations and Referrals

In addition to the organizations listed below, please call the hotline at 1-888-373-7888 or text to BeFree (233733) for specialized victim services referrals.

Colorado Network to End Human Trafficking (CoNEHT)
Statewide
24 Hr. Hotline: 1-866-455-5075
Operated by the Laboratory to Combat Human Trafficking (LCHT).

Laboratory to Combat Human Trafficking
Denver, CO
Main: 303-295-0451
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http://www.combathumantrafficking.org

If you are interested in additional volunteer opportunities, click here.

If you are interested in receiving regular updates from the National Human Trafficking Resource Center or Polaris Project, click here.

CURRENT state lawS
In order to access the full text of your state's human trafficking criminal statutes, please click on the state name below to be directed to your state's criminal code. Because links to specific criminal statutes may change, we suggest copying the statute number or title from the table below and pasting it in the search function of the criminal code.
Colorado - Current Criminal Statutes
18-3-411 Sex offenses against children- "unlawful sexual offense" defined - limitation for commencing proceedings - evidence - statutory privilege 
18-3-412 Habitual sex offenders against children - indictment or information - verdict of the jury (sentence enchancement applies to habitual violaters of 18-3-502)
18-3-501 Trafficking in adults
18-3-502 Trafficking in children
18-3-503 Coercion of Involuntary servitude
18-6-404 Procurement of a child for sexual exploitation
18-13-128 Smuggling of humans
18-17-103(5) Definitions (Colorado Organized Crime Control Act): 18-3-501--503 constitute "Racketeering activity"
16-13-303 Asset Forfeiture
13-21-127 Civil Remedy

For additional information about State and Federal Policy, including pending legislation and current statutes in other states, please visit the Policy section.

For general information and additional resources about human trafficking in the United States, please visit the Resources section.

NHTRC call Statistics

To view call statistics for Colorado, click on the links below.

2013 Annual Report
NHTRC Colorado Report (12/7/2007 - 9/30/2013)

2013 January - June Report

2012 Annual Report
2012 Quarter 3 Report
2012 Quarter 2 Report
2012 Quarter 1 Report
2011 Annual Report
2010 Annual Report
2009 Annual Report

For general hotline statistics and reports, click here.
Publications

If you are aware of a report or publication that you would like included, please email or call the NHTRC.

Please Note: This is not an exhaustive list.  Organizations included in this section have human trafficking-specific service programs or have been identified as serving victims of human trafficking. If your organization is not included and you would like to be added, or if you are aware of a specific state report or publication that you would like included, please review inclusion criteria and submit your request via email to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .  All statistics outlined above were generated based on limited criteria from calls received by the National Human Trafficking Resource Center (NHTRC) hotline.  This is not a representation or report on the scale or scope of human trafficking on a particular state or national level.  These statistics may be subject to change.