Organization profile

Organization profile

The Institute on Crime and Public Policy supports faculty scholarship on legal, empirical, and normative issues concerning crime and public policy. Participating faculty are involved in projects that cluster into five categories: American sentencing and corrections, comparative criminal procedure and process, juvenile justice systems, normative theories of punishment, and crime control policy. The institute is the home of four major publication series, including Crime and Justice—A Review of Research and Criminology in Europe, and sponsors several scholarly conferences each year, alone or in collaboration with various European research institutes.


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correctional institution Social Sciences
justice Social Sciences
release from prison Social Sciences
offender Social Sciences
Law Social Sciences
probation Social Sciences
offense Social Sciences
neurosciences Social Sciences

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Projects 2018 2022

Reducing Revocations Challenge

Harbinson, E. E.

City University of New York


Project: Research project


Research Output 1998 2019

  • 7 Article
  • 4 Other contribution
  • 1 Review article

Levers of Change in Parole Release and Revocation

Rhine, E., Mitchell, K. L. & Reitz, K. R., May 2019

Research output: Other contribution

correctional institution
4 Citations (Scopus)

Prior record enhancements at sentencing: Unsettled justifications and unsettling consequences

Hester, R., Frase, R. S., Roberts, J. V. & Mitchell, K. L., Jan 1 2018, In : Crime and Justice. 47, 1, p. 209-254 46 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

correctional institution
public support

State Sentencing Guidelines: A Garden Full of Variety

Mitchell, K. L., 2017, In : Federal Probation. 81, 2, p. 28-36

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
release from prison
Federal Government
State Government