Criminal Justice System Improvements Timeline

2015 – 2017

  • Bond measure to construct a new corrections facility defeated for the third time in 15 years
  • Criminal Justice System Improvement request for proposals announced

2017 – 2019

  • Contract awarded to CGL, a consulting firm, to conduct an in-depth assessment of the county’s criminal justice system

2019 – 2021 

  • Develop implementation plan (Governance, Fiscal, Facilities, Programs & Services, Partnership Development, Community Engagement & Communication)
  • Launch early recommendations (Pre-trial Services, Data Collection & Evaluation, Crisis Resource Center, Citizen Advisory Council)
  • Negotiations with potential partners
  • Develop preliminary design & site selection

2021 – 2024

  • Bond measure & local option levy
  • Select architects & contractors
  • Monitor & evaluate new and ongoing programs

2024

  • Occupancy of criminal justice facilities
  • Ongoing system evaluation presented to the Willamette Criminal Justice Council