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Racial Disparities and Dynamics in the Criminal Justice System


Understanding Trends in Jail Populations, 2014-2019: A Multi-Site Analysis 

Data Collaborative for Justice, December 2021

The Color of Justice: Racial and Ethnic Disparity in State Prisons

The Sentencing Project, October 2021

Racial Equity and Criminal Justice Risk Assessment 

Freeman, Kelly R., Hu, Cathy, Jannetta, Jesse, 2021

Trends in Correctional Control by Race and Sex

Caccavale,  Alexander,  Johnson, Thaddeus L., Sabol, William J., 2019

Bias In, Bias Out

Mayson, Sandra G., 2019

Reimagining Prison Report

Dulaney, Ruth, Subramanian, Ram, Shames, Alison, Turner, Nicholas, 2018

Pretrial Risk Assessment Can Produce Race-Neutral Results

Pretrial Justice Institute (PJI), 2017

Examining Racial Disparities in Criminal Case Outcomes among Indigent Defendants in San Francisco

Owens, Emily, Eric M. Kerrison, and Bernardo Santos DaSilveira, 2017

Risk, Race, & Recidivism: Predictive Bias and Disparate Impact

Skeem, Jennifer L., and Christopher T. Lowenkamp, 2016

Document ID: 032714

In Our Own Backyard: Confronting Growth and Disparities in American Jails

Subramanian, Ram, Christian Henrichson, and Jacob Kang-Brown, 2015

Document ID: 031407

Federal Sentencing Disparity: 2005-2012

Rhodes, William, Ryan Kling, Jeremy Luallen, and Christina Dyous, 2015

Examining Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Probation Revocation: Summary Findings and Implications from a Multisite Study

Janetta, Jesse, Justin Breaux, Helen Ho, and Jeremy Porter, 2014

Document ID: 028456

The Changing Racial Dynamics of Women's Incarceration

Mauer, Marc, 2013

Document ID: 027085