Indigenous People in Criminal Court in Canada: An Exploration Using the Relative Rate Index


The authors would like to acknowledge the significant contribution of the Canadian Centre for Justice and Community Safety Statistics at Statistics Canada to this study. Specifically, we wish to thank Sun Te and Youssouf Azmi who assisted in developing the methodology, conducted the data manipulations to generate the Relative Rate Index data, as well as provided preliminary analyses and reviewed the report. Thanks are also extended to Zoran Miladinovic who provided thoughtful comments on the report.

The authors would also like to thank their colleagues in the Research and Statistics Division and at Justice Canada more broadly for reviewing the report and providing excellent insight.