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Assessing the Impact of COVID-19 on Arrests in California

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

in 1 day ... 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 · Many people booked for misdemeanors will be ...

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Reforming Pretrial Justice in California

By Heather Harris, Magnus Lofstrom

Proponents argue SB 10 would reduce jail populations while promoting public safety and court appearances, but critics express concern about the bill's potential ...

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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.

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Can Pretrial Decisions Be Improved?

By Heather Harris, Justin Goss

Mar 27, 2019 ... If that happens, risk assessment systems would take on heightened importance in decisions about pretrial detention.