public safety

October 30, 2018

CSG Justice Center releases national public safety report

The Council of State Governments Justice Center has published a new 50-State Report on Public Safety using the most recent crime and arrest data from 2017. The report aims to help officials in all 50 states effectively address their specific public safety challenges by compiling relevant data from reputable sources […]
October 26, 2012

Vera, Pew report indicates funding shifting to community corrections

A recent study by the Vera Institute of Justice and the Pew Center on the States’ Public Safety Performance Project examined changes in population count and spending for both prisons and community corrections programs from 2006 to 2010, and data indicates a shift is occurring from housing prisoners to moving […]