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 […]
Using data supplied by the Los Angeles Police Department and the City Attorney’s Office covering the years 2001-2017, this report summarizes the trends, demographics, and charges of misdemeanor arrests as well as filing decision and disposition outcomes at the prosecution stage. This report, Trends in Misdemeanor Arrests in Los Angeles, 2001-2017, is the fourth report to […]
Article includes Alphonso David’s speech regarding the release of our marijuana enforcement report, suggesting that New York will use insight from it to shape policy.
We are pleased to share a new Data Collaborative for Justice (DCJ) Justice Data and Research Brief, titled Understanding New York City’s 311 Calls, which provides information on the frequency of different types of complaints, highlights what 311 data can (and cannot) tell us about the concerns and priorities of New Yorkers, and examines the challenges in […]
Our founder, Jeremy Travis, was asked to present at the New York Law School City Law Lecture Series on March 8, 2019. Jeremy presented on trends in the New York City criminal justice system over the past 30 years. The presentation, Trends in Crime and Justice: Reflections on the New York City Story, 1980-2017, emphasized Five Realities: […]
The Data Collaborative for Justice is pleased to publish this report, Tracking Suspensions in New York City Public Schools, 2006 to 2017. This report examines trends in the number and rate of suspensions from 2006-07 to 2016-17. Further, for the 2016-17 school year, this report assesses: (1) the use of multiple suspensions for individual students; (2) the […]