Season 1: Dollars for Dimes

    Efforts to collect criminal fines and fees have been ramped up to help fill the funding gap. But is that process cost effective? The problem of costly efforts to collect fees from criminal defendants has caught the attention of state and local leaders who are pushing for changes. Jenifer Reynolds found a case that everyone seems to agree was - as the old saying goes - penny wise and pound foolish.

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    Resilience

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    OETA Presents

    Keeping the Peace

    Citizens, police, and pastors share behind the scenes experiences that help keep the peace

    Keeping the Peace

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    OETA Presents

    Dollars for Dimes

    Is ramping up efforts to collect criminal fines and fees really cost effective?

    Dollars for Dimes