The Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) is a nonpartisan think tank focused on addressing public policy issues affecting California. Their criminal justice program aims to provide research and analysis on issues related to crime, law enforcement, and the criminal justice system in California. They offer reports, fact sheets, and data tools that are available to the public. The PPIC aims to provide evidence-based research and policy recommendations that will help policymakers make informed decisions. The criminal justice program also seeks to promote public awareness and understanding of criminal justice issues by engaging with the media and participating in public events.