PIERCE COUNTY’S HIGH PRIORITY OFFENDER SCAM
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PIERCE COUNTY’S HIGH PRIORITY OFFENDER SCAM

In 2016, the Pierce County Prosecutor’s Office launched a new division called the High Priority Offender Unit (HPO for short).  The idea was that prosecutors would use data from a defendant’s prior criminal history to assess whether this defendant is – compared to other criminal defendants –  disproportionately committing crimes within the community.  Once a…