Davon Nesmith, 19, of Lodi, was charged with having sexual intercourse with a 14-year-old girl in the East Rutherford area.
Nesmith was was charged with sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child as a result of the incident.
Nesmith was released after his first appearance – FREE TO GO under NJ Bail Reform after the Arnold Foundation’s “Pretrial Risk Assessment” tool determined that he was not a danger to the community or a flight risk and therefore should not be subject to any accountable release – just a “promise” to appear.
More “validated pretrial risk assessment” Failures.
New Jersey Bail Reform, Risk Assessments, and Pretrial Release Services…
- ZERO Accountability
- ZERO Deterrent
- ZERO Supervision
- ZERO concern for victims
- ZERO Bail…just a “pinky promise” to return
- Bail Reform – Dangerous, Reckless, and a Taxpayer Burden
(reported by NorthJersey.com – Sept 6 2017)
A 19-year-old Lodi resident was charged with sexual assault after having intercourse with a 14-year-old in East Rutherford, the Bergen County Prosecutor said Wednesday.
Devon Nesmith was charged with sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child, Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal said in a news release.
The East Rutherford Police Department and Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office received information on Sunday that the 14-year-old had sexual intercourse with Nesmith in East Rutherford, Grewal said.
You’ve been LIED to New Jersey…NJ Bail Reform is RECKLESS, DANGEROUS, and YOU are PAYING for it.
Defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.