Jeffrey Butts

director of the Research and Evaluation Center at John Jay College of Criminal Justice at CUNY

Jeffrey Butts appears in the following:

30 Issues: Who is the Real Law and Order Candidate

Friday, October 16, 2020

While there's a general consensus across the aisle that the criminal justice system needs to be reformed, the phrase "law and order" has become complicated this election cycle. 

The 'Cure Violence' Model of Public Safety

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Hear why community based models for public safety may help stop the spread of violence.

The Docket: The Tessa Majors Case And The State Of New York's Juvenile Justice System

Thursday, January 30, 2020

The murder investigation has raised a pair of thorny issues in how the juvenile justice system works and how the press covers major crimes involving kids.

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Is the News Media Over-Hyping "The Knockout Game?"

Thursday, November 21, 2013

"The Knockout Game" is a phenomenon where teens assault strangers by trying to knock them out with one punch. Is this really something we need to worry about?

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