Pretrial Bootcamp (Fall - Charlotte, NC)

Starts:  Oct 29, 2019 1:00 PM (ET)
Ends:  Oct 31, 2019 3:00 PM (ET)

Welcome to Pretrial Bootcamp! This intensive, 2.5-day course will provide an overview of pretrial justice, its legal foundations, and the latest research. The course takes a systems perspective that addresses key pretrial decision points and the system actors that play a role in decision making. You will have the opportunity to critically examine your own pretrial systems through interactive exercises, as well as the opportunity to learn from practitioners engaged in pretrial system change efforts.

Learning Objectives
By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the legal principles and foundational research of pretrial justice
  • Apply strategies to maximize pretrial success, minimize failures to appear, and minimize unnecessary use of jail
  • Assess your pretrial system and its alignment with legal and evidence-based practices
  • Identify next steps to make your system more safe, fair, and effective

When: October 29 - 31, 2019
Day 1 (10/29): 1:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Day 2 (10/30): 8:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Day 3 (10/31): 8:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Mecklenburg County Courthouse
832 East Fourth St
Charlotte, NC 28202

Cost: $500

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University of Pretrial Admin