(Webcast Recorded August 19, 2016)

Training Description: Intended to assist in judicial decision making, the Nevada Pretrial Risk Assessment Instrument will be introduced in this training session, providing background, methodology, and implementation plans for the Nevada Pretrial Risk Assessment instrument developed by the Committee to Study Evidence-Based Pretrial Release. Validation, reliability factors, and actuarial approaches will be examined. Over-ride capabilities and revalidation plans will also be discussed.

Faculty: Michael Jones, Pretrial Justice Institute; John Clark, Pretrial Justice Institute; Presiding Judge John Marcucci, Denver County Court; James Austin, Ph.D., Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Diagnostic Center, U.S. Dept. of Justice

Continuing Education Credit: 3.0 CLE/CJE (Certificate of Attendance required to receive continuing legal/judicial education credit.) NOTE: CLE credit for this course is approved through December 31, 2019 and will then be stale dated.