In this issue:
- Smart Defense Inter-site Summit 2017. The six Smart Defense sites meet at the Department of Justice for the second annual Summit. Each team discussed challenges and shared early results.
- Contra Costa County Site Visit. The TTA team travels to Richmond, California, to meet with Smart Defense Contra Costa project team and local law enforcement about improving the process for issuing misdemeanor citations.
Kentucky Site Visit. Smart Defense Kentucky has developed its second-ever training event for conflict counsel based on the performance data that the project team has collected.
Site Visits to Westchester County, New York, and Marquette County, Michigan. NLADA is adapting and evaluating a model mentoring curriculum for private assigned counsel in three juridictions.