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The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
Committee on Law and Justice
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education

Upcoming Events

The Criminal Justice System and Social Exclusion: Race, Ethnicity, and Gender

April 3-4, 2018

Keck Center, Room 100
500 5th Street, NW
Washington, DC

Social ExclusionJoin the Committee on Law and Justice for a workshop discussing the relationship between the criminal justice system and social exclusion, with a special focus on differences across race, gender, and ethnicity.

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Spring 2018 Meeting
Committee on Law and Justice

May 8-9, 2018
Keck Center, Room 101
500 5th Street, NW
Washington, DC

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Webinar Series:
Preventing Bullying Through Science, Policy and Practice

Bullying Prevention coverThe Children's Safety Network hosted a webinar series based on the Academies report. The webinars highlighted three major topic areas covered in the report and featured experts who were co-authors of the report.

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Recent Publications

Modernizing Crime Statistics:
Report 1: Defining and Classifying Crime

Modernizing Crime Statistics1This report is the first of two reports on developing a new set of indicators of crime in the United States. This report proposes a new system for the classification of crime—an initial conceptual framework in modernizing crime statistics—based on historical and international efforts to define crime and on the diverse demands for and uses of crime data by stakeholders.

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Preventing Bullying Through Science, Policy, and Practice

Bullying Prevention coverThis new report from the Board on Children, Youth, and Families, and the Committee on Law and Justice evaluates the state of the science on biological and psychosocial consequences of bullying as well as the context, scope, and impact of the problem. The report also outlines next steps in prevention for policymakers, parents, educators, healthcare providers, and others concerned with the care of children.

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