University of Pretrial Library

The UP Library is a free resource of significant pretrial justice-related material—studies, reports, etc.  You may search the archive by key words, or any of the tags listed below.  If you would like to submit materials for possible inclusion, please send your inquiry to bryan@pretrial.org

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yesterday
Join PJI's CEO, Cherise Fanno Burdeen and Digital Media Manager, Bryan Taylor as they covers what's happening in jurisdictions and amongst partners across the country as we work toward ...
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yesterday
To the author's knowledge, this paper represents one of the first attempts to estimate empirically the effect of defendant income on bail amount and the first to quantify variation ...
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2 days ago
In June 2016, the City of New York contracted with MDRC and its research partner, the Vera Institute of Justice, to conduct an evaluation of New York City’s large-scale Supervised Release ...
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8 days ago
Conducted by RTI International and Zogby Analytics and released by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, this poll also underscores great disparities in how Americans believe ...
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9 days ago
This report concludes that California’s system of pretrial detention keeps people in jail who are never found guilty of any crime.
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10 days ago
This paper is designed to help persons craft and justify language articulating who should be released and who should be eligible for detention in a purposeful in-or-out pretrial system ...
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22 days ago
This policy serves as an example of the use of citation in lieu of arrest, and is intended to accompany the e-learning courses "Pretrial Justice and Law Enforcement."
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23 days ago
Our current pretrial system imposes high costs on both the people who are detained pretrial and the taxpayers who foot the bill. These costs have prompted a surge of bail reform around ...
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23 days ago
"In this report, we go beyond the front door to better understand the patterns of custody in the Department of Correction for those discharged between 2000 and 2015. We first examined ...
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23 days ago
This essay seeks to grapple with some "big picture" questions surrounding risk assessment, with an eye toward bridging the worlds of research and practice. The authors aimed to provide ...
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