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Reforming New Orleans' Criminal Justice System: Interview with Michael Jacobson

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Interview with Michael Jacobson, Ph.D., President and Director Vera Institute of Justice.

Dr. Jacobson answers the following questions:

  • What is the New Orleans Criminal Justice Leadership Alliance?
  • How important is raw data in proposing criminal justice reforms in New Orleans?
  • What are some of the new projects and initiatives that are currently being pursued?
  • Are you optimistic for New Orleans' future?

This interview followed Dr. Jacoboson's presentation "Reforming New Orleans' Criminal Justice System: The Role of Data and Research," given as part of NIJ's Research for the Real World Seminar Series.

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MP4
What is the New Orleans Criminal Justice Leadership Alliance? mp4, 2.4 MB
How important is raw data in proposing criminal justice reforms in New Orleans? mp4, 26.4 MB
What are some of the new projects and initiatives that are currently being pursued? mp4, 20.2 MB
Are you optimistic for New Orleans' future? mp4, 15.74 MB

Audio of the complete interview (mp3, 8.2 MB)

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NIJ Multimedia Page | NIJ Home Page Date recorded: September 2012