4x Project Reset participants were four times less likely than matched comparison defendants to be convicted on a new arrest at one year.
186 On average, Project Reset cases were resolved 186 days more quickly than cases handled by traditional prosecution.
96% of participants said they would recommend Project Reset to others.
I feel like whoever made this program was a genius at giving people second chances and the push they may need. I’m happy I did this and shout out to the officer that put me in this.
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Project Reset is a collaboration among the Center for Justice Innovation, New York City Police Department, New York City Council, New York County District Attorney’s Office, Kings County District Attorney’s Office, Bronx District Attorney’s Office, the Queens District Attorney’s Office, the Richmond County District Attorney’s Office, the Osborne Association, Young New Yorkers, the Legal Aid Society, Bronx Defenders, Brooklyn Defender Services, New York County Defender Services, and Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem.
Project Reset is funded by the New York City Council, the Manhattan District Attorney’s Criminal Justice Investment Initiative, and private donors. For more information on Project Reset Manhattan please visit cjii.org.