Portfolio of Demonstration Projects, Research, and Technical Assistance (January-June 1994)


This report details Vera's activites from January through June 1994. Subjects discussed include The Neighborhood Work and Vocational Development projects, Job Path, The Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem, Bail Bond Supervision Projects, The Delta Project, Project Development and Exploratory Research, Community Policing, Sentencing Reform and Courts and the Advisory System.


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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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June 07, 2021