While Virginia studies cash bail alternatives, local prosecutors and judges increasingly take reform into their own hands

Richmond Commonwealth’s Attorney Mike Herring says he never got much in the way of training about how much money it takes to make sure someone charged with a crime stays out of trouble and shows up for court, the purpose of cash bail. “So, 20 or however many years ago when I was a junior … Continue reading While Virginia studies cash bail alternatives, local prosecutors and judges increasingly take reform into their own hands