May 1st, 2017

The National Institute of Corrections released “A Framework for Pretrial Justice – Essential Elements of An Effective Pretrial System and Agency” in February of this year. The document highlights the institute’s commitment to define and support evidence based practices that improve decision-making at the pretrial stage of our criminal justice system, enhancing the safety of America’s communities and fostering the fair administration of pretrial release and detention. The publication should serve as a guide for jurisdictions interested in improving their current pretrial practices.”Click To Read More