Vera Institute of Justice Research, Planning, and Technical Assistance Interim Report January-June 1991


Over the past twenty-four years, Vera has provided research, planning and technical assistance to the City of New York and its criminal justice agencies under this contract and its predecessors. This assistance has included the appraisal of ongoing programs, the conduct of basic research for analyzing needs and the design, testing and implementation of projects and procedures that improve public safety and the administration of criminal justice in New York City.