Alternative to Incarceration Programs for Felony Offenders in New York City


This is the second interim report being issued by the Vera Institute of Justice on New York City's alternative-to-incarceration (ATI) programs serving felony offenders. This report expands on findings from last year's reports.


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People in Jail and Prison in Spring 2021

Vera Institute of Justice (Vera) researchers collected data on the number of people in local jails and state and federal prisons throughout 2020 and into spring 2021. Vera researchers estimated the incarcerated population using a sample of approximately 1,600 jail jurisdictions, 50 states, the Federal Bureau of Prisons, the U.S. Marshals Service (U ...

  • Jacob Kang-Brown, Chase Montagnet, Jasmine Heiss
June 07, 2021