“It’s the best thing since sliced bread” is an expression for a reason. Sometimes the smallest thing can make the biggest difference. Thanks to technology, our days are filled with quick time-savers that we might not even notice anymore.
You’re navigating constant change, and with some of you, we’ve been right there in the trenches. With others, we’ve been cheering from the sidelines. And with others, we’ve been standing back in awe. Whether we’re working with you (yet) or not, we simply want to say THANKS.
A year ago, we stepped up. We innovated. We experimented. We gave ourselves the grace and the space to try something new, and it worked. Let’s look at the top ways courts are increasing access to justice in their communities in lasting ways.
ODR tools allow court-involved people to engage with your court differently, saving time and money for all involved.
Simply having the data and being able to use the data effectively are two very different things. Here are the top 5 ways your case management tool can help you make sense of it all and easily move you from data to decisions.
Courts that implement a reminder system are seeing higher appearance rates, more timely payments, improved caseflow, and better relationships with the communities they serve.
Best Practice: Ensure you’re seamlessly exchanging data with other agencies and jurisdictions, and make sure your team can use the data you receive.
Best Practice: Prioritize file storage. It’s the least glamorous and most critical investment you can make in your team’s productivity … and aspirin consumption.
Prosecutor Jonathan Meyer and the team in Lewis County, Wash., are working to keep people with serious mental illnesses out of jail and in contact with the community resources they need.