Correctional Alternative Specialist - Tyler Peterson
Alternatives To Incarceration - Pretrial Release
Pretrial Release is a program designed to alleviate jail overcrowding and provide a savings to our county taxpayers for unnecessary incarceration.
It costs approximately $125 a day to house an inmate in the Cattaraugus County Jail. Under the umbrella of Pretrial Release there are three options available to the Courts to release defendants from incarceration while they are in pretrial status. Those options are: