Crime Research Group
CRG & Statistical Analysis Center (sac) information
what's new? - by the numbers: using data to mitigate systemic racism in the criminal justice system
- A presentation for the VT state Legislature's social equity caucus -
Crime Research Group (CRG) supports data-driven policy and decision-making through research, analysis, and program evaluation in the field of criminal justice. The CRG team is a unique, Vermont-based group of professional researchers, college faculty, attorneys, and former public servants and practitioners with decades of experience in crime analysis. Crime Research Group conducts research, provides technical assistance, evaluates programs and new initiatives, and assists stakeholders through consultation and organizational development in the fields of criminal and restorative justice, racial and juvenile justice, and in the areas of victimology and domestic/intimate partner violence. Through the Department of Public Safety (which operates as Vermont’s Statistical Analysis Center (SAC) under 42 U.S.C. § 3732 and Title 3 App. V.S.A. ch. 13, § 7) CRG provides contracted services as the SAC for the State of Vermont.