skip to main content
ArticlePodcastReportQuick LookVideotriangleplus sign dropdown arrow Case Study All Newsfeed
< Back to Institute for Public Research

Center for Justice Research and Innovation

The Center for Justice Research and Innovation transforms research into real-world programs and strategies for hundreds of justice system agencies across the country. We specialize in research, training, technical assistance, critical incident reviews, and operational, technological and management assessments and solutions.

Our Mission

To work with justice-related and community-based agencies and organizations on the assessment, implementation, evaluation and sustainment of organizational and system-wide improvements in the administration of justice. To develop and deliver high-quality assessments, evaluations, research, training and technical assistance, drawing on our diverse staff and national network of subject matter experts and collaborating with experts in related fields.

Justice Talks covers the topics of today and tomorrow in the American justice system. Each episode features an in-depth discussion of current topics and emerging issues of relevance to justice system practitioners and decision-makers led by our in-house experts and special guest panelists.


James R. “Chip” Coldren, Jr., Co-Director
Vivian Elliott, Co-Director