THE MISSION OF THE CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF PRETRIAL SERVICES IS TO:

  • Promote professional competence and responsibility in the field of pretrial services;
  • Promote the exchange of ideas, communication and discussion of issues;
  • Sponsor educational and training programs for professionals in the pretrial services field and the public;
  • Encourage the continuation, expansion and establishment of pretrial services in the State of California; and
  • Promote research, improvements and development of standards for the field of pretrial services.