NIJ Journal, published several times a year, features articles to help criminal justice policymakers and practitioners stay informed about new developments. The
NIJ Journal presents research-based information that can help inform policy decisions and improve understanding of the criminal justice system.
We have begun releasing articles online for Issue 275.
- Social Science Research on Forensic Science: The Story Behind One of NIJ’s Newest Research Portfolios
by Kathy Browning
- An Inside Look at Creating Standards for Equipment
by Sarah B. Berson
- One Technology, Two Contrasting Goals: GPS Supervision in California
by Stephen Gies
- Research Designs in the Real World: Testing the Effectiveness of an IPV Intervention
by Jill Theresa Messing, Jacquelyn Campbell and Janet Sullivan Wilson
Message from the Editor-in-Chief
Also in this issue:
The NIJ Journal Editorial Board
NIJ Journal Editorial Board is comprised of the directors of NIJ’s offices and other staff representing NIJ’s divisions. A primary goal of the Editorial Board is to ensure that
NIJ Journal content reflects the breadth of NIJ’s activities in criminal justice research, development, and evaluation. The Editorial Board recommends article ideas, reviews draft articles for content and clarity, and helps shape
NIJ Journal policies.
The National Institute of Justice is the research, development, and evaluation agency of the U.S. Department of Justice. NIJ’s mission is to advance scientific research, development, and evaluation to enhance the administration of justice and public safety.
Date Modified: May 20, 2015