In the justice system, we have to expect the unexpected. Regardless of what causes your agency to operate offline, ensure your agency’s data and tech are secure by implementing an effective disaster recovery program using these five steps.
The National Center for State Courts' National Open Data Standards initiative can help set national data standards by creating rules around how data are defined and recorded. Anyone adopting the national standards would share a set of common definitions and technical standards around data collection and sharing.
Every team member needs to be responsible for your agency's data quality. That kind of focus requires a fundamental culture shift. Learn how to start making this critical shift at your agency.
For many, virtual court has become synonymous with remote hearings, but from where we’re sitting, virtual court is so much more. Learn what courts are doing to go fully online and increase access for their communities.
Clean Slate laws have been a literal lifesaver for many people with a criminal record. Several states have already adopted Clean Slate laws, and more are on the way. What is your state doing, and are you going to be ready?
It’s not enough to simply have workflow functionality; your team needs a robust tool that’s specifically designed to move cases through their caseflow efficiently. How can you tell the difference?
Mental illness among justice-involved individuals continues to be top-of-mind for justice professionals across the country. Regardless of where your jurisdiction is in your journey toward prioritizing mental health care, there’s a lot to be learned from others.
Your judicial officers have unique case needs and demands on their time, and they need a flexible, configurable tool that is specifically tailored to their job.
…And that’s just the beginning. One of equivant’s latest innovations is state-level collaboration, where we’ve developed a baseline court case management solution that’s already customized to your state’s specific regulations, processes, practices, and needs.
Data is coming and going through your agency at astounding rates and that data-sharing is an essential part of the justice process.