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Upcoming · November 4, 2021

Policing in California

Virtual Event

November 4, 2021 · 11:00 am - 12:00 pm



About the Program

Recent debates over police reform have centered on how law enforcement officers engage with the communities they serve—and ways to increase transparency and accountability. PPIC researchers Magnus Lofstrom and Deepak Premkumar will discuss key takeaways from new research that examines law enforcement stops, use of force and misconduct, and the stark racial disparities in police interactions.

This event is supported with funding from Arnold Ventures.


11:00 a.m. Welcome and Presentation on Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops
Magnus Lofstrom, policy director and senior fellow, PPIC

11:20 a.m. Presentation on Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California
Deepak Premkumar, research fellow, PPIC

11:35 a.m. Audience Q&A
Moderator: Brandon Martin, research associate, PPIC
Magnus Lofstrom and Deepak Premkumar

12:00 p.m. Closing Remarks and Adjourn


Magnus Lofstrom

Public Policy Institute of California

Brandon Martin

Public Policy Institute of California

Deepak Premkumar

Public Policy Institute of California


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