skip navigation


Does the race of a person who committed a crime have an impact on court outcomes?
The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) sponsored publication, Offender Race and Case Outcomes: Do Crime Seriousness and Strength of Evidence Matter? Final Activities Report, examines the effect of race on a series of case processing decisions and compares case outcomes for offenders charged with a variety of felonies.

Last Updated: December 29, 2011

Ask Another Question

Email Your Question