Eligible Pool Analysis

Overview

This analytic memorandum to the New York City Jail Population Advisory Committee addresses two questions: How many inmates in the daily population of the New York City Department of Correction (DOC) are eligible for the various city-funded alternative programs? And, given the sizes of these "eligible pools," how much room is there for program expansion?

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  • Shaina Aber, Lauren Esterle, Derek Loh
June 16, 2021
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