CPRI’s mission is to find multidisciplinary legal, policy and technological solutions to combat cyber threats while protecting and enhancing individual privacy and civil liberties.


The Institute will identify, facilitate, and seek funding for, high-impact, multidisciplinary cybersecurity research projects.

Training and Education:

CPRI is helping to develop cybersecurity-related training and educational programs, including cybersecurity and digital evidence handling training for law enforcement officers.

Community Outreach:

CPRI’s community outreach activities include supporting the development of a cybersecurity curriculum for high-school students.

Policy Analysis & Development:

The Institute also is conducting policy analysis and development on critical cybersecurity-related topics, and will host public conferences and public meetings on emerging issues.