Initial Detention and Subsequent Release in the District of Columbia|FY 2012 Report of Findings

This report presents findings from a PSA study examining the rates at which defendants are detained following initial appearance in the Superior Court of the District of Columbia and United States District Court for the District of Columbia, and the rates at which these defendants are subsequently released prior to disposition. This is the sixth publication of the results from this study, with the first results having been published for FY 2007. The study was completed by PSA’s Office of Strategic Development.