Personal Liberty and Community Safety

Pretrial Release in the Criminal Court

  • John S. Goldkamp
  • Michael R. Gottfredson
  • Peter R. Jones
  • Doris Weiland

Part of the The Plenum Series in Crime and Justice book series (PSIC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiv
  2. The Need for Reform

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 3-18
    3. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 19-28
    4. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 29-43
  3. The Pretrial Systems in Three Urban Courts

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 47-68
    3. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 69-79
    4. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 81-92
    5. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 93-112
    6. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 113-127
    7. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 129-141
    8. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 143-165
  4. Construction of Decision Guidelines for Pretrial Release

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 167-167
    2. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 169-187
    3. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 189-206
    4. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 207-217
  5. Implementation and Evaluation of Judicial Decision Guidelines

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 219-219
    2. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 221-228
    3. John S. Goldkamp, Michael R. Gottfredson, Peter R. Jones, Doris Weiland
      Pages 229-250

About this book

Introduction

In this enlightening study, the authors implement a unique research approach to offer a greater understanding of policy reform of pretrial release and detention practices in the criminal courts in Boston, Miami, and Phoenix.

Keywords

Criminal Justice Design Evaluation Policy nature

Authors and affiliations

  • John S. Goldkamp
    • 1
  • Michael R. Gottfredson
    • 2
  • Peter R. Jones
    • 1
  • Doris Weiland
    • 3
  1. 1.Temple UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA
  2. 2.University of ArizonaTucsonUSA
  3. 3.Crime and Justice Research InstitutePhiladelphiaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-1821-1
  • Copyright Information Plenum Press, New York 1995
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4613-5736-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4615-1821-1
  • About this book