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.

Video thumbnail: OETA Presents This is Oklahoma Country

OETA Presents

This is Oklahoma Country

Meet Oklahoma’s up and coming country music artists on OETA

This is Oklahoma Country

Video thumbnail: OETA Presents Resilience

Resilience

Video thumbnail: OETA Presents Keeping the Peace

OETA Presents

Keeping the Peace

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

Keeping the Peace

Video thumbnail: OETA Presents Dollars for Dimes

OETA Presents

Dollars for Dimes

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

Dollars for Dimes

Support for PBS.org provided by: