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 […]

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Trends in Admissions to the New York City Department of Correction, 1995-2015

The Misdemeanor Justice Project (MJP) is pleased to publish this report focused on individuals admitted into the custody of the New York City Department of Correction (DOC). With this report, we turn our attention to trends in corrections, specifically the New York City DOC which houses individuals charged with crimes and awaiting trial, serving short sentences, being held on warrants, or for other reasons […]

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