Welcome to the Criminal Justice Knowledge Bank

Connecting criminal justice professionals to share ideas, promote partnerships, and implement programs that improve public safety

The Criminal Justice Knowledge Bank is a resource for law enforcement and other professionals who seek to improve the effectiveness of the criminal and youth justice systems in their communities.


An initiative of the state Division of Criminal Justice Services, the Knowledge Bank shares local practices and programs, compiles national research, and promotes research partnerships between criminal justice professionals and academics to inform their work.


Explore promising and innovative local programs that address specific public safety concerns
Review national research, programs, and initiatives that have been shown to be effective or promising