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Pretrial Risk and Cash Bail

By Justin Goss

Feb 20, 2018 ... Most of California's jail inmates are unsentenced defendants awaiting arraignment, trial, or sentencing—and this heavy reliance on pretrial ...

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Reforming Pretrial Justice in California

By Heather Harris, Magnus Lofstrom

In 2018, the governor signed Senate Bill 10 (SB 10) to eliminate money bail and require the use of risk assessment tools when making pretrial release ...

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Testimony: Bail and Pretrial Detention

By Sonya Tafoya

Feb 19, 2016 ... They invited Sonya Tafoya, PPIC research associate, to testify about the impact of bail on the jail system in California.

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Jail Bookings Down Significantly during COVID-19

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

May 6, 2020 ... California's “zero-bail” emergency measure, along with decreased crime and changes in local law enforcement practices, appear to have ...

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Pretrial Release in California

By Sonya Tafoya, Mia Bird, Ryken Grattet, Viet Nguyen

Key questions for reform include whether the state holds too many defendants in jail pending trial and whether bail is an equitable form of pretrial release ...

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Can Pretrial Decisions Be Improved?

By Heather Harris, Justin Goss

Mar 27, 2019 ... California is considering the end of cash bail, placing even greater importance on the use—and improvement—of pretrial risk assessment ...

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Pretrial Risk Assessment in California

By Heather Harris, Justin Goss, Alexandria Gumbs

Amid recent correctional reforms and ongoing challenges to the state's bail system, pretrial risk assessment has emerged as a way to help counties make ...