It’s being called a “comprehensive review of North Dakota’s criminal justice system.”
It will involve all three branches of government. And the Council of State Governments’ Justice Center will help with it.
Gov. Jack Dalrymple says the goals are to keep down the cost of incarceration and to reduce recidivism.
"Recidivism is that fun word tha means 'they keep coming back,'" said Dalrymple.