Criminal Justice

CONVICTED Video Now Available Online

Second in two-part series presents detailed overview of criminal justice system in Pennsylvania

access the video segments of this presentation"Convicted—Understanding the Criminal Justice Process in Pennsylvania/Understanding What Happens After Conviction in the Criminal Justice System," a new video by the Institute on Disabilities at Temple University has just been released.

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The second of a two part series, "Convicted" completes the overview presented by the first part, "Under Arrest—Understanding the Criminal Justice System in Pennsylvania." "Convicted" offers a succinct overview of the Pre-sentence Investigation, including the Bail process and the role of Probation.

PLEASE READ: This video, and all of its sections, is to be used for educational purposes only, and is not intended to be used as a substitute for professional legal advice. The law changes constantly and varies from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. If you need legal advice, you should consult with a licensed attorney.

Establishing Cross System Partnerships

Establishing Cross System Partnerships
3 min 50 sec
The importance of establishing cross system relationships that promote community safety and works to reduce the number of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities who come into contact with the criminal justice system.

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This video was funded by a grant from the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council and filmed in Bucks County Pennsylvania.

Institute on Disabilities at Temple University
University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and Service