Dauphin County District Attorney Fran Chardo President Judge John Cherry Harrisburg City Police Chief Thomas Carter Director of Corrections Brian Clark Dauphin County Adult Probation Director Chad Libby Dauphin County Sheriff Nick Chimienti Dauphin County Commissioners Jeff Haste, Mike Pries and George P. Hartwick, III COVID-19 presents an incredible challenge for Dauphin County, and this challenge is particularly stark for our community members that are incarcerated at Dauphin County Prison. Public health officials agree that prisons and jails have high infection rates and limited ability to fight the spread of infectious diseases. The tools that prisons have available often result …
DCBF is proud to stand with lawmakers and support protections for those in police custody and pretrial detention. There can be #NoConsentInCustody and PA laws should reflect that reality.
Dauphin County Bail Fund is profiled in Central Voice
From Vice News:
Worried she wouldn’t have much to give her children for Christmas, Shannan Wise, a 27-year-old single mom from Baltimore, struggled to get into the holiday spirit this past year. “It’s just bill after bill,” she said. “I can’t handle this bill, I can’t handle that.”
John Oliver explains why America’s bail system is better for the reality tv industry than it is for the justice system.