Resource Library

Welcome to the Criminal Justice Research Center Resource Library, here you will find literature reviews and reports on projects that CJRC researchers have prepared, often in collaboration with community partners. We hope you enjoy the CJRC Resource Library and continue to utilize the Resource Library as it continues to grow.

Trauma Informed Care Literature Review, Julia Dillavou, CJRC Graduate Student, and Michael LaForest, PA Department of Corrections Postdoctoral Scholar, Posted 2/11/22. This piece was prepared at the request of the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections.

Trauma Informed Care Literature Review (pdf)

Trauma Informed Care Literature Review (docx)

Changes in the Age Structure of Rural Offending in Pennsylvania and Their Impact on the Age-Sentencing Relationship, Jeffery T. Ulmer, CJRC Director and Professor of Sociology and Criminology, Posted 2/11/22. This piece was completed with the support of the Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing and the CJRC.

Changes in the Age Structure of Rural Offending in Pennsylvania and Their Impact on the Age-Sentencing Relationship (pdf)

Changes in the Age Structure of Rural Offending in Pennsylvania and Their Impact on the Age-Sentencing Relationship (docx)