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Assessing the Impact of COVID-19 on Arrests in California

By Deepak Premkumar, Thomas Sloan, Magnus Lofstrom, Joseph Hayes

Feb 9, 2023 ... Jail Bookings and Populations Dropped Early in the Pandemic ... meaningfully altered the existing pretrial detention process in California.

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California’s County Jails

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

In addition, the state prison system has not allowed transfers of jail inmates with prison sentences throughout most of the pandemic, requiring these inmates to ...

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Pretrial Reform in California

By Heather Harris, Magnus Lofstrom

Aug 26, 2020 ... Most people who are booked into jail will be released without undergoing a pretrial risk assessment. Approximately 60% of those booked into ...


Reforming Pretrial Justice in California

By Heather Harris, Magnus Lofstrom

Voters will decide its fate in a hotlydebated November 2020 referendum on Proposition 25. Proponents argue SB 10 would reduce jail populations while promoting ...


Pretrial Risk Assessment in California

By Heather Harris, Justin Goss, Alexandria Gumbs

Pretrial risk assessment can help counties decide whether arrestees should stay in the community or be detained while their cases are pending.