Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy

Justice Policy

Maine Crime Victimization Survey (MCVS)

Duration: 
1/1/2006 - 1/31/2006
Collaborators: 
MDPS, US Attorney, SAC Advisory Group
Abstract: 

This Cooperative Agreement supports implementation of the Maine Crime Victimization Survey with 800 Maine residents and enables the Muskie School, USM to accomplish the following activities between November and December, 2006. Interviewing survey participants; preparing surveys for analysis by cleaning, coding, entering all data in Excel files.

Start Date: 
Sun, 2006-01-01
End Date: 
Tue, 2006-01-31
Legacy Muskie ID: 
3 847

2015 Disproportionate Contact: Youth of Color in Maine's Juvenile Justice System Report

A new report released by the Muskie School of Public Service reveals a racial bias towards minority youths in Maine's juvenile justice system.

"Disproportionate Contact: Youth of Color in Maine's Juvenile Justice System" examines racial disparities in the system and provides recommendations on how to move toward racial equity. Robyn Dumont, Erica King and George Shaler of the Muskie School's Justice Policy Program authored the mixed-method report.

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Cover: Maine Crime and Justice Data Book 2014

Using the most recent public safety, corrections, and court data available, the Maine Crime and Justice Data Book presents a portrait of the state's crime and justice indicators, including 10-year trends in Maine and comparisons with northern New England and the U.S. at large.

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