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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

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 ...


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 ... 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 and Cash Bail

By Justin Goss

Feb 20, 2018 ... The primary alternative is a risk-based framework in which law enforcement employs tools called risk assessments to determine which offenders ...


Pretrial Release in California

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

Pretrial risk assessment has been cited as a potential tool to help law enforcement and the courts identify defendants who pose a low risk to public safety, ...

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Testimony: Bail and Pretrial Detention

By Sonya Tafoya

Feb 19, 2016 ... If the court finds that defendants do not pose a risk of flight or ... The assessment takes a snapshot of the jail population at a point in ...