FCAC Adopts standards for Misdemeanor Probation

February, 2016: The Florida Corrections Accreditation Commission has approved probation standards for misdemeanor probation agencies, expanding and enhancing the existing standards for pretrial agencies. The (FCAC), in collaboration with the Florida Association of Community Corrections (FACC), have worked over the past year developing standards of practice for misdemeanor probation in Florida. This workgroup consisted of […]

Requirement for Pretrial Warrants

Case decision requires pretrial affidavits and warrants to include the sworn probable cause for  a new law violation. See case:  Requirement for pretrial warrants

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OPPAGA Published Report, CY 2014

OPPAGA Published Report No. 15-15 entitled:   County Pretrial Release Programs: Calendar Year 2014.   This report will be available on OPPAGA\’s website shortly. Report Summary Pretrial release programs supervise defendants who have been released from jail while awaiting disposition of their criminal charges. Twenty-nine pretrial release programs responded to our survey requesting information regarding […]

New Arrest Warrant Requirements Effective January 1, 2016

2016 Statutes –Arrest Warrant Photo