incarceration data

Alaska gov. signs bill to cut down on incarceration using data analytics

by • 6 years ago

Gov. Bill Walker gave his blessing to legislation reforming the state's criminal justice system, putting a focus on data-driven evaluations of nonviolent offenders.

White House launches new push to get communities using data to cut down on incarceration

by • 6 years ago

The Obama administration is partnering with dozens of states, localities and tech companies to spread data-sharing and analytics techniques focused on moving people out of prisons.