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About the IIP

Mission

The Institute for Innovation in Prosecution at John Jay College of Criminal Justice (IIP) is dedicated to partnering with prosecutors and the communities they serve to provide a collaborative national platform to consider a new paradigm of prosecution that measures success, not by conviction rates or plea conditions, but based on community-centered standards of safety, equity, and wellness.


Ensure


Safety

Enhance


Equity

Promote


Wellness




Our Work

The Institute for Innovation in Prosecution blends academic rigor and prosecutorial action to form a new generation of thought in the field. As elected officials with great discretion, prosecutors have a unique role to play in ensuring public safety and shaping a more effective justice system. Prosecutors can set the pace for change in the criminal justice system by promoting data-driven strategies, innovative thinking, and disseminating new research.

The IIP utilizes three key tools to achieve our goals:

Practitioner Learning
Action Research