ILJ Background

The Institute for Law and Justice (ILJ) is a private, nonprofit corporation dedicated to consulting, research, evaluation, and training in criminal justice. Our mission is to bring the best of research and practice to the criminal justice and public safety field through

  • Organizational development
  • Innovative research
  • Expert evaluation
  • Strategic planning
  • Technology research
  • Effective training

ILJ was established in 1979 by Ed Connors, President of ILJ, and Dr. Tom McEwen, ILJ Director of Research. ILJ has served more than 600 clients nationwide, including cities, counties, states, federal agencies, associations, foundations, and private industry. The ILJ professional staff brings high academic credentials and field experience to every job. Our services are custom-tailored to meet our clients’ needs and operating environments.

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