PRESS RELEASE: Two Criminals Released On PR Bonds Murder Innocent Houston Man While Out Of Jail

Houston father and grandfather victim of crime after bail reform.

Harris County’s wrong-on-crime bail policies allow defendants to go free with little to no accountability Early this November, Hafeez Qureshi, a Houston-area father and grandfather, was working at a local food store when he was murdered by a group of four men amid a store robbery. According to records from the Harris County District Clerk’s … Read morePRESS RELEASE: Two Criminals Released On PR Bonds Murder Innocent Houston Man While Out Of Jail

PRESS RELEASE: Problems Arise As States Make Strides To Overhaul Bail

Kentucky bail reform is increasing failure to appear rates.

A study conducted about the State of Kentucky’s use of the risk assessment tool concludes the tool has not lived up to its promises The Texas Alliance for Safe Communities is today continuing their series of releases outlining knee-jerk, California/New Jersey-style bail reform efforts that have failed, been rolled back or repealed, or undermined the … Read morePRESS RELEASE: Problems Arise As States Make Strides To Overhaul Bail

PRESS RELEASE: New Hampshire Law Enforcement Officials Raise the Alarm on Dangerous New Bail Reform Policies

New Hampshire Law Enforcement question bail reform

New Hampshire is yet another example of a state witnessing the devastating effects of California/New Jersey-style bail reform and taking action to stop it The Texas Alliance for Safe Communities is today continuing their series of releases outlining knee-jerk, California/New Jersey-style bail reform efforts in other states that have failed, been rolled back or repealed, … Read morePRESS RELEASE: New Hampshire Law Enforcement Officials Raise the Alarm on Dangerous New Bail Reform Policies

PRESS RELEASE: States Reversing Course On Dangerous Bail Policies As Problems Arise

Texas

States across the country are witnessing the devastating effects of bail reform and taking action to stop it. The Texas Alliance for Safe Communities is today launching a series of releases outlining bail reform efforts in other states that have failed, been rolled back or repealed, or undermined the criminal justice system in a way … Read morePRESS RELEASE: States Reversing Course On Dangerous Bail Policies As Problems Arise

PRESS RELEASE: TASC Issues Statement Following Governor Abbott’s Unveiling of New Bail Policies in Texas

Governor Abbott’s Unveiling of New Bail Policies in Texas

AUSTIN – Governor Abbott today held a press conference in Waco, Texas to unveil new proposals that will impact the bail system in the State of Texas. Governor Abbott’s proposed policies follow the murder of Texas State Trooper Damon Charles Allen, who was killed during a routine traffic stop on Thanksgiving Day in 2017 by … Read morePRESS RELEASE: TASC Issues Statement Following Governor Abbott’s Unveiling of New Bail Policies in Texas