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Jail alternatives

  • Alleviating Jail Crowding: A Systemic Approach [Videoconference Held April 18, 2001]

    Since jail crowding is often called the most pressing problem facing criminal justice systems in the U.S., this 3-hour videoconference aims to help
  • Jail Population Management Strategies in a Post-Realignment Era

    “In 2011, California adopted AB 109 Public Safety Realignment requiring counties to assume responsibility for low-level offenders.
  • LEAD: Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion

    "Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion (LEAD) is a pre-booking diversion pilot program developed with the community to address low-level drug and pros
  • Transgender, Transsexual, and Gender Nonconforming Health Care in Correctional Settings

    "Transgender people face an array of risks to their health and well-being during incarceration, and are often targets of physical assault and emoti
  • Review of the Literature on Jail Diversion Programs and Summary Recommendations for the Establishment of a Mental Health Court and Crisis Center within Douglas County, Kansas

    "In the late 1990s, jail diversion programs, many especially geared toward those with mental health challenges, began to emerge around the country.
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