Courts that implement a reminder system are seeing higher appearance rates, more timely payments, improved caseflow, and better relationships with the communities they serve.
The complexity of pretrial is not to be underestimated, nor is the value of having a single tool that brings it all together. Northpointe Suite Pretrial is an end-to-end solution that covers every agency, process, data point, and decision point along the way.
We’re equivant, and we’re proud to be California’s state-approved pretrial solution provider. Northpointe Suite Pretrial was expertly designed by and for pretrial practitioners, backed by a research team of leading criminologists.
Issuing citations instead of arrests is one of the most under-utilized tools in achieving better pretrial outcomes. So why aren’t more supervision agencies talking to their law enforcement partners about their citation usage?
As the public focus on police reform slowly begins to include jail reform, here are some questions for your team to consider to ensure you’re ready for whatever comes next.
We’ve compiled a list of our favorite go-to resources for pretrial, no matter where you’re located or how far along you are in your pretrial reboot.
Training a Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) in your jail can lower the risk of recidivism in your community, lessen the cost of mental health care in your facility, and keep both your team and your wards safer.
Best Practice: Ensure you’re seamlessly exchanging data with other agencies and jurisdictions, and make sure your team can use the data you receive.
As the complexity of your job grows, so does the potential for your team to make some common case planning mistakes. Here are the Top 3 challenges we see among supervision professionals today.
Best Practice: Focus on the mechanics of what your team can DO with your tool and how efficiently they can work.