Pretrial Policy: What States are doing to Protect Victims

4/4/2016

Recent reforms in pretrial policy have focused on risk-based decision making to enhance public safety.  In cases involving domestic violence and other violent acts, state legislation has included policies designed to enhance protections for potentially vulnerable victims during the pretrial stage of a criminal case.

To learn more about state actions watch this video.

 

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References

Laura and John Arnold Foundation

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention