Durham Releases the Fifth Report out of the Research Network on Misdemeanor Justice

This report,  Misdemeanor Arrest Trends in the City of Durham, North Carolina, 2007-2016, provides a summary of data describing trends in misdemeanor arrests in Durham, N.C., from the years 2007-2016. Durham is one of seven sites around the nation participating in the Data Collaborative for Justice project with the goal of understanding trends in the enforcement of low-level offenses. Goals for this report include 1) describing trends in arrests and charges for the various misdemeanor offenses, and 2) examining these trends by age, gender, and race/ethnicity.

This report is the fifth report to come out of the Research Network on Misdemeanor Justice.