MJP – Phase II

The goal of the Misdemeanor Justice Project – Phase II (MJP-II) is to: (1) study and disseminate information on the enforcement of lower-level offenses; (2) conduct four quantitative analyses focused on the enforcement of lower-level offenses and pretrial detention in New York City; (3) establish a research agenda around lower-level enforcement; (4) commission papers in line with the research agenda;  and (5) convene national experts to discuss project findings.