Highlights

Read a document that contains a voluntary performance standard for offender tracking systems used by the criminal justice community. Authors define both performance requirements and the methods used to test performance of the tracking systems.

Review the standard (pdf, 131 pages).

Over the past year, the increase in homicides in several American cities has captured the attention of the nation, but objective, scientific work to inform such conversations has been limited. To bring scientific evidence to the forefront of this discussion, NIJ commissioned a white paper.

Read a message from the NIJ Director.

Violence Against Women Research Detail, apply by July 28

Social science researchers can apply to conduct research and evaluation activities to further develop NIJ’s violence against women research portfolio, with a specific focus on intimate partner violence perpetration.

Read the job description and apply.

Sexual Assault and Forensic Sceince Research Detail, apply by July 28

Social science researchers can apply to work across sexual assault and forensic science projects to help ensure these fields of research are aligned.

Read the job description and apply.