Research the statistics and cost involved in administering the death penalty. Examine the average length and costs of the appeals process. Defend or refute the claim that capital punishment is an affirmation of life.
Archives and disseminates data on crime and justice for secondary analysis from curated studies or statistical data series. Data can be downloaded directly from site (you may need to create a free account) or link to the original report.
Each issue examines a single topic of public concern giving the reader a broad overview of the subject, including historical background, and a discussion of current controversies and initiatives, highlighting the range of opinions among experts.