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A collection of links to research and reports that drive innovative multi-sector reforms in criminal justice and public safety

VIOLENCE REDUCTION

How can summer jobs reduce crime among youth?

The Brookings Institution | Alicia Sasser Modestie

December 2017


The Effects of “Pulling Levers”

The Campbell Collaboration | Anthony A. Braga and David. L Weisburd

March 2012


Evaluation of Baltimore's Safe Streets Program

Johns Hopkins Center for the Prevention of Youth Violence, Bloomberg School of Public Health

January 2012


PRE-TRIAL AND BAIL REFORM

The state of Pre-trial Justice in America

Pre-trial Justice Institute

November 2017

 

 


Public Safety Assessment

The Laura and John Arnold Foundation

 

 


Reforming sentencing and corrections Policy

Urban Institute

December 2016 (Revised March 2017)


Confronting Criminal Justice Debt

Criminal Justice Policy Program, Harvard Law School; National Consumer Law Center

September 2016


Selling off our Freedom

Color of Change and ACLU Campaign for Smart Justice

May 2017


ACCOUNTABLE COMMUNITY POLICING

The President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing Implementation Guide

Community Oriented Policing Services, DOJ

October 2015


Engaging Communities One Step at a Time

Police Foundation | Brett M. Cowell & Anne L. Kringen, Ph.D.

September 2016

 


Building Trust between the police and the citizens they serve

International Association of Chiefs of Police

2017


Civilian Oversight of Law Enforcement

National Association for Civilian Oversight of Law Enforcement | Joseph De Angelis, Richard Rosenthal, Brian Buchner

September 2016

 


Procedural Justice for Law Enforcement

Center for Public Safety and Justice | Laura Kunard and Charlene Moe

2015


The Impact of Psychological Science on Policing in the United States

Yale University | Tom R. Tyler, Phillip Atiba Goff,Robert J. MacCoun

2015


PUBLIC HEALTH SOLUTIONS AND INVESTMENTS

In Our Own Backyard

Vera Institute of Justice | Ram Subramanian, Christian Henrichson, Jacob Kang-Brown

December 2015


The Stepping Up Initiative

Council of State Governments Justice Center, National Association of Counties, and American Psychiatric Foundation

 

 


A Prescription for Action

National Association of Counties and the National League of Cities

 


Un-burying the Lead

USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy | Dayna Bowen Matthew

January 2018


The Opioid Epidemic: From Evidence to Impact

Clinton Foundation and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

October 2017


The Unprecedented Opioid Epidemic

Police Executive Research Forum

September 2017


OPPORTUNITIES FOR JUSTICE INVOLVED

Beyond the Box

U.S. Department of Education

May 2016


Integrated Reentry & Employment Strategies

Council of State Governments

September 2013


Reentry Housing Options: The Policymakers' guide

Urban Institute | Katherine Cortes and Shawn Rogers

2010


One Strike to Second Chances

Housing Policy Debate | Rebecca J. Walter, Jill Viglione & Marie Skubak Tillyer

April 2017


Ban the Box

National Employment Law Project | Beth Avery and Phil Hernandez

January 2018


Reentry Education Toolkit

Department of Education

 


ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Safety + Justice Challenge Resources

MacArthur Foundation

 


Reforming Criminal Justice Vol. 1-4

Academy for Justice

2017


A Roadmap for Criminal Justice Reform

Justice Roundtable

2017