Criminal justice

Criminal Justice advocates in Lehigh County call for a review of spending By Hayden Mitman September 24, 2021 Advocates are calling for a review of how Lehigh County spends money on criminal justice.  And, they are pushing for it to be part of next year’s budget.  Lehigh County spends about $70 million a year on […]

Bucks County officials want a state judge to overrule the Office of Open Records so it can keep secret its plans for how it would handle a coronavirus or other pathogen outbreak inside the county’s prison.

There may be disparity in the size of bail amounts for Black and white people in Lehigh County. A local politician has asked a data analytics company to look into the county’s cash bail system.


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