Bryce Peterson, Ph.D.
Research Scientist


Bryce Peterson, Ph.D., is an expert in corrections and policing. He serves as a research scientist in CNA's Center for Justice Research and Innovation. Peterson's recent research has focused on video surveillance, body-worn cameras, correctional safety and contraband, and children and families of justice-involved parents. His work includes rigorous evaluations, policy analyses, and technical assistance projects. Prior to joining CNA, Dr. Peterson was a principal research associate with the Urban Institute's Justice Policy Center, where he developed and led a portfolio of work sponsored by several federal and local government agencies and private foundations. He received both a Ph.D. and an M.A. in criminal justice from John Jay College/The Graduate Center of the City University of New York and a B.S. in criminal justice from California State University, Long Beach.

Justice and Policing

Center for Justice Research and Innovation