Published: February, 2015| Mary Beth Wise, Lindsey Dixon

This webinar provides an overview of the pretrial process for defendants arrested for domestic violence related charges in Denver. From the initial arrest through the pretrial process, players from the prosecution, defense, victim advocates, and pretrial services all share information. Presenters will discuss specifically how this collaboration assists in the accurate assessment of the defendant’s pretrial risk and how GPS technology is utilized on high-risk defendants. Denver’s use of both the CPAT and ODARA risk assessment tools in the pretrial process will be discussed. Presenters will discuss the supervision of domestic violence related defendants with the use of GPS technology including victim contact and responding to high-risk alerts.