National
National
National

ABQJournal News: Bail group, lawmakers sue NM Supreme Court over detention rules

Bail group, lawmakers sue NM Supreme Court over detention rules BREAKING NEWS from the ALBUQUERQUE Journal… The Bail Bonds Association of New Mexico, five state lawmakers and one criminal defendant as a group sued five […]

National
Arkansas
Arkansas

Bail Reform & Pretrial Services EXPOSED (VIDEO)

One of the most powerful accounts of the truth behind Pretrial Services – the single biggest component of the Bail Reform “movement” sweeping the country – from former Pretrial Services Investigator Erika Mathews.     Take Action In […]

National

Albuquerque, NM – Police Issue Alarming Warning of “Dangerous Offender” Release On No Bond

Albuquerque Police Department went to Facebook to issue a stern warning of a dangerous offender being released without bond… Albuquerque Police Department DANGEROUS OFFENDER RELEASED INTO OUR COMMUNITY WITHOUT BOND. Today, Estevan Garcia, 19, who was […]

Arkansas

Bail Reform and the Poor: Why the Truth Might Surprise You

Behind the Paper with Brian Nairin There is “one fact” out there that public sector pretrial proponents don’t want anyone to know.  And that fact is that the poor don’t really languish away in jail because […]

Arkansas

Letter: Do New Jersey’s new government bail computers actually work?

Public should know how bail decisions made By Jeff Clayton, American Bail Coalition  New Jersey’s long-awaited bail reform laws finally kicked in on January 1, making it the first state to move to what is […]

National

New Mexico – Criminal Justice Reform and Risk Assessments – Criminal Records Need Not Apply

Albuquerque Journal reports on the faults of “Risk Assessments’ in determining pre-trial release. System allows release of suspects with lengthy police record (posted in Albuquerque Journal – Mar 20, 2017 – click link for article) Eric […]