Supervised Release Program

supervised release program

Our Impact

  • 45,000 Since 2016, our Supervised Release program has helped people avoid bail—and potentially Rikers Island—in more than 45,000 cases.

  • 87% pretrial court appearance rate

  • 94% compliance with supervision check-ins

Jamaal Anderson, supervised release client
"Having someone there to steer you in the right direction really was a big help for me. I had to not let [my case manager] down, as well as myself."
Jamaal Anderson Client of our supervised release program at Bronx Community Solutions

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  • America Is the World Leader in Locking People Up. One City Found a Fix


    Supervised release programs in NYC, including those run by the Center, keep people out of jail and connected to the world; however, these programs are facing heavy caseloads as cash bail laws change. Fola Akinnibi and Sarah Holder explore the successes and effectiveness of supervised release in reducing incarceration and trauma, along with its future needs.

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