Presentation on theme: "TASK FORCE ON INDIGENT DEFENSE Presentation by Bexar County Pretrial Office."— Presentation transcript:
TASK FORCE ON INDIGENT DEFENSE Presentation by Bexar County Pretrial Office
Pretrial Services Office Mission Statement Our mission is to support community safety efforts by providing accurate information to the Judicial System for release decisions and structured supervision of defendants while on pretrial status.
Intake Services Functions Interview Defendants for Personal Bond Conduct Basic Interviews Conduct Indigent Attorney Appointment Interviews
IDAAS Interview Process Arrest Magistrate Attorney Request Yes Interview Financial Determination Denied Appointed from Wheel No
Modifications To IDAAS Pretrial Staff Prohibited from Appointing Surety to Surrender Bond Forfeiture Bond Increase Alias Capias Effective January 5, 2011, Restrictions were removed by Information Technology
Modifications to IDAAS Reports to be developed by IT for Pretrial to track defendants 72 Hour from Arrest Report No Attorney Assigned- In Jail Status 7 Day Report No Attorney Assigned- In Jail Status for Misdemeanor Cases 14 Day Report No Attorney Assigned all Felony/Misdemeanor Cases