Research & Reports
Project NIA conducts research on youth incarceration, arrests, and policing in public schools. Use our research to strengthen your own work fighting the criminal punishment system and transforming communities.
Abolitionist Principles & Campaign Strategies for Prosecutor Organizing
A framework that seeks to draw out what “prosecutor organizing” looks like with an abolitionist lens. This guide outlines principles for shared accountability and resources for organizers looking to put these principles into practice.
Juvenile Justice in Illinois
This new report provides an overview of juvenile justice in Illinois. This is not a research report but is intended to offer a brief primer for those who want to better understand how many young people across the state come to the attention of the criminal punishment system.