Models for Predicting Incarceration - Felony Cases


This 1992 analytical memorandum to New York City's Jail Population Management Project Advisory Committee (JPMC) describes the construction and content of models that predict both pretrial detention and custodial sentences in cases arraigned on felony charges and examines what predicts incarceration in these cases.


Compassion, Not Confinement

How States and Localities Can Help Ensure Humane Housing for Unaccompanied Immigrant Children Awaiting Family Reunification

In the first five months of 2021, about 65,000 children were apprehended by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) after arriving in the United States unaccompanied by a parent or legal guardian. These children come to the United States seeking protection, stability, and a chance to reunite with their families, but are instead processed at federa ...

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