Administration of Justice News Briefs
Nov. 1, 2018
Board of State and Community Corrections (BSS) Board Meets November 8
The Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC) Board will meet on Thursday, November 8th at 10:00 am at the BSCC headquarters located in Sacramento. Highlights of the agenda include discussion items such as Byrne Jag RFPs and funding awards, Proposition 47 RFPs, Riverside County SB 81 scope change approval and a closed session on State of California v. Sessions, Case No. 17-cv-4701. A copy of the agenda and additional information can be found here.
Upcoming NACo Stepping Up Four Key Measures Webinar
The National Association of Counties (NACo) is hosting their fourth webinar in the Four Measures Stepping Up webinar series. The webinar, Reducing Recidivism for People with Mental Illnesses in Jails, will be hosted on Wednesday, December 12th from 11:00 am – 12:15 pm. The webinar will provide strategies for reducing recidivism for people with mental illnesses involved in the justice system and describe key data points to collect and analyze to track this measure of success. Previous webinars in this series are available on the Stepping Up toolkit. For additional information and to register for the webinar, please click here.