Safety, Health, and Wellness in the Criminal Justice System
"Criminal Justice" issues rarely exist in a vacuum—they are intertwined with other aspects of life such as family relationships and mental and physical health.
This inspired our plan to promote safety, health, and wellness at every level and point of contact of the criminal justice system. In the plan, we outline key scientific multidisciplinary research investments NIJ hopes to make over the next five years.
Read the strategic plan (pdf, 27 pages).
Get background in a new Director’s Corner message.