Trial Court Department of Research and Planning (DRAP)

The Research and Planning Department conducts research that allows for continuous improvements across the Trial Court system.

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John Adams Courthouse, One Pemberton Square, G300, Boston, MA 02108

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The mission of the Department of Research and Planning is to support research in the Trial Court; to assist court staff in using empirical research to improve court operations; and to promote the use of research to inform and further improve the justice system.

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