Racial Justice Task Force

The Champaign County Board seeks to take positive steps to address the issue of racial disparity in the jail population and in the criminal justice system more broadly. The Racial Justice Task Force will report its findings, including a list of recommended actions and means for implementation, as well as further research to address the issues of racial disparity, to the Champaign County Board.

Term February 1, 2016 - July 31, 2017

Champaign County Resolution No. 9405

Term extended August 1, 2017 - October 31, 2017

Champaign County Resolution No. 10025

Resources

Working Groups

7/21/16 Report

Racial Disparity in Champaign County's Criminal Justice System, STAT 427 Report
Authors: University of Illinois STAT427 students and the Stat-Com student organization
Date: Spring 2017

Racial Justice Task Force Members Contact Information

Racial Justice Task Force Meetings

Extended Term Meeting Schedule

Meetings are live streamed at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/champco1776.
Recordings of past meetings are posted on Champaign County's YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/user/ChampaignCountyIL.

(Archival Reports - may not be accessible to screen reader programs)