Policy analysis

Transparency and Accountability

Improved data collection and accessibility is essential to analyzing statewide justice policy and strategies towards greater public safety. Transparency of statewide leadership processes enable stakeholders to stay informed on justice issues.

CJCJ grounds all of its policy recommendations and advocacy in data-driven analyses using a broad source of the most up-to-date criminal justice data available including:

CJCJ also regularly advocates for improved county data collection systems and increasing resources for accurate statewide data dissemination.

CJCJ staff provide unofficial updates from Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC) hearings. For official meeting materials, please visit http://www.bscc.ca.gov/.

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