Transforming the District’s Approach to Public Safety.

DC Justice Lab is researching, mobilizing, and advocating for large-scale changes to the criminal legal system.

Discover Solutions for A Safe and Free DC

Community violence cannot be solved through state violence alone. We need meaningful investment in solutions that are proven to work.

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Our Focus


In D.C., more than 90% of police searches are of Black people.


In D.C., 93% of people sentenced are Black and more than half are Black men age 18 - 30.


In D.C., nearly 90% of people incarcerated in our local jails are Black.

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