The Annie E. Casey Foundation recognized Maine for its results
based leadership toward juvenile justice reform. Erica King, Policy Associate and Statewide Coordinator for Maine's Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative was
interviewed for this feature.
George Shaler accepts Douglas Yearwood
National Publication Award for
Statistical / Management at the National
Forum on Criminal Justice in Atlanta, Georgia
for the 2015 Disproportionate Contact: Youth of Color in Maine's Juvenile Justice System Report
Welcome to the Maine Statistical Analysis Center
The Maine Statistical Analysis Center (SAC) informs policy development and improvement of practice in Maine's criminal and juvenile justice systems. A partnership between the University of Southern Maine Muskie School of Public Service and the Maine Department of Corrections, SAC collaborates with numerous community-based and governmental agencies. SAC conducts applied research, evaluates programs and new initiatives, and provides technical assistance, consultation and organizational development services. The Maine Statistical Analysis Center is funded by the Bureau of Justice Statistics and supported by the Justice Research Statistics Association.