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Criminal justice

Pretrial Justice Center for Courts

The Pretrial Justice Center for Courts (PJCC) promotes the use of legal and evidence-based pretrial practices for courts across the country. PJCC provides information and tools, offers education and technical assistance, and facilitates cross-state learning and collaboration.

Center for Sentencing Initiatives

The Center for Sentencing Initiatives (CSI) conducts research, provides information, tools and technical assistance to courts, and  promotes the use of evidence-based sentencing practices that protect the public, hold offenders accountable, and reduce recidivism.

View NCSC's past work in criminal justice >