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Risk Level vs. Supervision Level: Common Misconceptions

By |2020-07-04T21:15:33+00:00July 3rd, 2020|All, Blog, Risk & Needs Assessments, Supervision, Supervision Case Management|

Risk level and supervision level don’t match up on a clean 1:1 basis, and it’s up to supervision professionals to understand the nuances of each to make appropriate supervision decisions.

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How to Break the Cycle of Disjointed Processes

By |2020-07-02T22:28:16+00:00July 2nd, 2020|All, Attorney, Attorney Case Management, Blog, Court, Court Case Management, Integration & Data Sharing, Technology Solutions|

Best Practice: When designing or refining processes, take time to focus on each specific role and what it entails.

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Voices of Authority: How Brazos County Keeps Headcount Down and Good Behavior Up

By |2020-07-04T21:18:46+00:00July 1st, 2020|All, Blog, Classification Management, Custody Management|

Greg Eash sits down with Wayne Dickey, jail administrator at the Brazos County Sheriff’s Office to learn about their successes, challenges, and what’s next for their jail.

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Data Drives You. So Where Are You Headed?

By |2020-06-29T21:08:45+00:00June 29th, 2020|All, Attorney, Attorney Case Management, Blog, Court, Court Case Management, Integration & Data Sharing, Technology Solutions|

Using data to support decisions is critical at every single stage of justice, and we have to be able to rely on the quality of the data we’re using to make the best decisions possible.

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Problem-Solving Courts: Show Us the Money

By |2020-06-22T21:55:58+00:00June 22nd, 2020|All, Blog, Court, Court Case Management, Problem-Solving Courts, Risk & Needs Assessments, Supervision, Supervision Case Management|

Treatment courts are the single most successful intervention in our nation’s history for leading people living with substance use and mental health disorders out of the justice system and into lives of recovery and stability.

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How the CSG Justice Center is ‘Stepping Up’ for Behavioral Health

By |2020-06-12T14:10:02+00:00June 8th, 2020|All, Attorney Case Management, Behavioral Health, Blog, Court Case Management, Podcast, Resources, Supervision Case Management|

Host Sue Humphreys talks with Ayesha Delany-Brumsey of the Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center and Stepping Up Initiative to examine health issues in the justice system and what’s making a difference.

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Four Ways to Prioritize Your Team’s Mental Health Right Now

By |2020-06-08T18:16:48+00:00June 7th, 2020|All, Attorney, Attorney Case Management, Blog, Classification Management, Court, Court Case Management, Custody, Integration & Data Sharing, Supervision, Technology Solutions|

As you’re working to reopen, reschedule, or ramp up operations, here are a few ways you can help your team stay healthy and do their best work.

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Four Ways to Fight Human Trafficking in YOUR Community

By |2020-06-05T14:35:57+00:00May 20th, 2020|All, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management|

As justice practitioners who are in constant contact with vulnerable populations, what can we do to stop human trafficking?

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Can you defend your pretrial practice? 3 points to consider

By |2020-06-05T14:37:51+00:00May 19th, 2020|All, Blog, Risk & Needs Assessments, Supervision, Supervision Case Management|

To make an informed and defensible decision about your agency’s use of an assessment tool, here are the top three questions to consider.

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Voices of Authority: How Elkhart County Prioritizes Mental Health to Keep Staff and Inmates Safer

By |2020-07-04T21:19:25+00:00May 1st, 2020|All, Blog, Classification Management, Custody Management|

Captain Brad Rogers from the Elkhart County Sheriff’s department in Elkhart, Indiana discusses how mental health at the correctional facility is prioritized to keep staff and inmates safer.

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