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Vera Institute of Justice. Center on Sentencing and Corrections (New York NY).

  • It’s About Time: Aging Prisoners, Increasing Costs, and Geriatric Release

    This report, “based upon a statutory review of geriatric release provisions...offers recommendations for responding to the disparities between geri

  • The Potential of Community Corrections to Improve Safety and Reduce Incarceration

    “As the size and cost of jails and prisons have grown, so too has the awareness that public investment in incarceration has not yielded the expecte

  • Recalibrating Justice: A Review of 2013 State Sentencing and Corrections Trends

    "In 2013, 35 states passed at least 85 bills to change some aspect of how their criminal justice systems address sentencing and corrections.