Louisville’s Jail Policy Committee met to review preliminary data collected by the Louisville Research Network site.
On October 25th, the Seattle site of the Research Network on Misdemeanor Justice released their report, Trends in Misdemeanor Arrests, Referrals and Charges in Seattle. This article points out some highlights and takeaways from the report.
We are pleased to announce the release of the Research Network on Misdemeanor Justice’s third report replication by the Seattle University site! Seattle University released the report on October 25, 2018. The report, Trends in Misdemeanor Arrests, Referrals, and Charges in Seattle, presents trends in the types of misdemeanors Seattleites have been arrested for by the […]
Coverage of findings from our St. Louis Research Network site’s report release, highlighting a drop in police enforcement, especially with regards to lower level offenses, in St. Louis.
Article highlighting findings from the release of our St. Louis Research Network site’s first report, Tracking Enforcement in the City of St. Louis, 2002-2017. Findings suggest that police are making fewer arrests for lower-level crimes and the gap between arrest rates for Blacks and Whites is narrowing.
Article from NPR highlighting findings from the release of the St. Louis Research Network site’s new report, Tracking Enforcement in the City of St. Louis, 2002-2017. This article focuses on the major finding that while Black individuals are more likely to face enforcement actions than Whites, the gap is narrowing.
We are pleased to announce the release of the Research Network on Misdemeanor Justice’s second report replication by the University of Missouri-St. Louis site! The University of Missouri- St. Louis released the report on October 11, 2018. The report, Tracking Enforcement Trends in the City of St. Louis, 2002-2017 , examines trends for five types of […]
The London School of Economics wrote about Eric Piza’s article in our special issue of Criminal Justice Policy Review on their blog. This post, Why Getting Tough on Crime in Hot Spots may not be the Answer, highlights the findings from Piza’s article, mainly that police officer ‘guardian actions’ may have had a stronger effect […]
Great article on the impact of counsel at first appearance from the paper, “What Difference Does a Lawyer Make? Impacts of Early Counsel on Misdemeanor Bail Decisions and Outcomes in Rural and Small Town Courts” by Andrew Davies, Reveka Shteynberg, Kirstin Morgan and Alissa Pollitz Worden from our special issue of Criminal Justice Policy Review.
Article highlights some of the important takeaways from the recent MJP report on post-implementation outcomes of the Criminal Justice Reform Act.