The Denver Sheriff's Department has launched a new policy to aid transgender inmates, which will also save the city money.
She says she was asked to show her breasts and genitals, and was groped by authorities and male detainees.
The GLBT Community Center of Colorado recently announced that the Denver, Colorado, Sheriff's Department has issued new policies about how they'll be dealing with transgender inmates.
The long awaited changes to police practices are intended to improve interactions between officers and transgender New Yorkers.
CeCe McDonald, the transgender woman sentenced to 41 months in jail after pleading guilty to second-degree manslaughter in a violent attack against her, is being held in a male facility in Minnesota, including time in solitary confinement.
Jennifer Braly scores a win.
Jenna Talackova, the first-ever transgender contestant to compete in the Miss Universe Canada pageant, made it to the top 12 finalists and became one of four women who shared the title of Miss Congeniality, reports People magazine.