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Pretrial Jail Incarceration Rate (2018)

This interactive map of pretrial incarceration trends from Vera "aims to inform the public dialogue, advance research, and help guide change by providing easily accessible information on the number of individuals in jail and prison for every county in the United States."

A Framework for Pretrial Justice: Essential Elements of an Effective Pretrial System and Agency

This document informs the discussion on bail reform and pretrial justice of an effective pretrial system.

Pretrial Justice: How to Maximize Public Safety, Court Appearance and Release [Internet Broadcast]

This training broadcast from NIC examines pretrial release and the essential elements of a highly functioning pretrial justice system.

Analyzing Bond Supervision Survey Data: The Effects of Pretrial Detention on Self-Reported Outcomes

This study's aim is to shed light on what the impact of pretrial detention may be on several non-Criminal Justice related outcomes.

Improving Responses to People with Mental Illnesses at the Pretrial Stage: Essential Elements

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.       

CCCN LIVE National Forum Discussion [Webinar]

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

<p>This paper is shows a somewhat ideal process for making a release or detain decision, realizing that state bail laws may hinder that process.</p>

Creating an Effective Pretrial Program: A Toolkit for Practitioners

This toolkit offers guidance to county officials on how to develop and operate effective pretrial policies and practices.

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