ERIC Number: ED167911
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Pretrial Release; Performance Standards and Goals for Pretrial Release and Diversion.
National Association of Pretrial Services Agencies, Washington, DC.
The goals and standards for pretrial release are designed to provide guidance and direction to those individuals working in the criminal justice system who are responsible for attempts at reduction of inequity and ambiguity in release and diversion practices. The materials in this collection deal with the following areas of concern: (1) due process and equal protection; (2) timing and procedures for pretrial release; (3) personal recognizance; (4) establishment of restrictive conditions where necessary; (5) financial and personal responsibility of the releasee; (6) responsibilities of pretrial services agencies; and (7) confidentiality and program monitoring practices. (HLM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Law Enforcement Assistance Administration (Dept. of Justice), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Association of Pretrial Services Agencies, Washington, DC.