Status of the Vera Institute's Research on the Community Patrol Officer Program (CPOP)


This 1985 interim report discusses, evaluates, and explores the impetus behind the New York City Police Department's Community Patrol Officer Program (CPOP). It is the first of two interim reports from an independent evaluative study of the CPOP that Vera's research department began in 1984.


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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