KeywordAlaska Criminal Justice Commission (2015–2017)
Alaska Justice Information Center (AJiC)
criminal justice reform
University of Alaska
victims of crime
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AbstractThe Winter 2016 issue of the Alaska Justice Forum features articles on approaches to evidence-based criminal justice reform and recidivism reduction in Alaska, and an initiatve to make Alaska and national public health data available online.
Table of Contents"Criminal Justice Reform and Recidivism Reduction" by Brad A. Myrstol and Barbara Armstrong / "Informed Alaskans Initiative: Public Health Data in Alaska" by Barbara Armstrong / "Justice Reinvestment Report" by Barbara Armstrong / "Early Online Copy of Forum"
SourceAlaska Justice Forum
PublisherJustice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage
CitationAlaska Justice Forum 32(4), Winter 2016
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