This document informs the discussion on bail reform and pretrial justice of an effective pretrial system.
This training broadcast from NIC examines pretrial release and the essential elements of a highly functioning pretrial justice system.
This study's aim is to shed light on what the impact of pretrial detention may be on several non-Criminal Justice related outcomes.
This report introduces essential elements for responding to people with mental illnesses at pretrial, including decisions for pretrial release.
Fines, Fees, and Bail: Payments in the Criminal Justice System That Disproportionately Impact the Poor
This document examines the use and impact of fines, fees and bail, and highlights potential options for reform to potentially increase equity.
These highlights cover federal resources available to community corrections and criminal justice agencies
Fundamentals of Bail: A Resource Guide for Pretrial Practitioners and a Framework for American Pretrial Reform
This document provides both background information on bail and also provides an intellectual framework for achieving pretrial justice in America.
Money as a Criminal Justice Stakeholder: The Judge’s Decision to Release or Detain a Defendant Pretrial
This paper is shows a somewhat ideal process for making a release or detain decision, realizing that state bail laws may hinder that process.
This toolkit offers guidance to county officials on how to develop and operate effective pretrial policies and practices.
This series of briefs from CJI explore the cost of pretrial and how to apply cost-benefit analysis to pretrial decision making.