criminal justice

New crime-data dashboard illuminates trends in Cook County, Ill.

by • 1 year ago

The tool's creators are hopeful more detailed information on regional felony cases will inform smarter policy in the nation's second-largest county.

Georgia courts appear to be latest victim of Ryuk ransomware

by • 1 year ago

Since the problem was detected over the weekend, individual courts' networks now may be slowed, but functional, as state and federal authorities investigate.

Pennsylvania's 'Clean Slate' law presents tricky data challenges

by • 1 year ago

Sealing the records of 30 million old criminal cases is a big stride for criminal justice reform, and huge task for the state court system's IT team.