Progress with Regard to Planning for the Administration of Justice Under Emergency Conditions (1969)


This 1969 report summarizes progress by Vera towards developing a plan "to undertake the difficult but essential tasks of reform and energy planning necessary to give [the] judicial system the strength to meet emergency needs" in New York City.


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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