Democratic Policing Exchange, April 2003


Democratic Policing Exchange, a semi-annual newsletter on public safety and police accountability, is produced by the Vera Institute of Justice for the Ford Foundation. Contents: Common ground and crosscutting themes on funding public security initiatives in Latin America by Todd Fogelsong and Emma Phillips -- Stepping backstage: Martín Abregú and George Vickers talk about going from grantee to donor -- Set up to serve?: An international group of researchers tests a police station walkthrough and visitor's report by Jennifer Trone -- Recent publications -- Active policing-related Ford grants Brazil, China, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Nigeria, Russia, South Africa, and the United States -- Upcoming meetings and conferences


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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 ...

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