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NIJ Journal

Research-based information that can help inform policy decisions and improve understanding of the criminal justice system.
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National Institute of Justice Journal
Description

The NIJ Journal, published several times a year, features articles to help criminal justice policymakers and practitioners stay informed about new developments. The NIJ Journal presents research-based information that can help inform policy decisions and improve understanding of the criminal justice system.

Each issue of the NIJ Journal focuses on a single theme, allowing the articles to dive into one specific topic from different scientific points of view. 

Upcoming Issue: No. 283, Children and Youth

We have begun releasing articles that will appear in issue 283: 

Current Issue: No. 282, Violent Crime

In this issue, our scientists share some of the latest evidence on violent crime.

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Date Created: July 31, 2019