This pretrial assessment instrument is a great resource for developing and implementing or retuning such a tool for your agency.
This document provides Drug Court staff with an overview of important issues on offender risk assessment and recommended risk instruments.
Risk-Based Pretrial Release Recommendations and Supervision Guidelines: Exploring the Effect on Officer Recommendations, Judicial Decision-Making, and Pretrial Outcome
This research examined the effect of using the Praxis (a decision grid based on risk and charges) on recommendations for release and supervision.
This report summarizes examples of how ten jurisdictions have implemented each of the nine guiding principles for RNA (risk needs assessments).
This brief is an overview of pretrial risk assessment tools; what they measure; what they look like and what stakeholders can do to implement them.
This report is a thorough systematic scan of the U.S. to determine the extent to which risk assessment tools have been adopted across the country.
This assessment looks at an effective non-interview-based risk assessment, the Kentucky Pretrial Risk Assessment (KPRA).
This study examined the validity, reliability, equity, and cost of nine juvenile justice risk assessment instruments.
The results from a study of eight risk assessments used for determining which justice-involved youth are low-, moderate-, or high-risk for future delinquency are reviewed.
Whether your agency or jurisdiction is trying to choose the right risk assessment tool, or it already has one in place, you'll find this webinar from the National Juvenile Justice Network (NJJN) helpful.