Video: Key Factors in Arrest Trends and Differences in California’s Counties Mary Severance September 30 2019 At an event in Sacramento, researcher Brandon Martin and an expert panel discuss a new PPIC report on arrests in California and how the findings might guide state and local policy.
A Closer Look at Women’s Arrest Rates Magnus Lofstrom, Justin Goss, Joseph Hayes, Brandon Martin April 3 2019 A recent PPIC report found that while arrest rates in California have declined for both men and women since 1980, they have dropped significantly more for men than for women.
Video: New Insights into California Arrests Mary Severance December 11 2018 Last week in Sacramento, PPIC researchers outlined findings from a new report about trends in arrests and moderated a panel discussion, putting these trends in the context of state legislation and local police-community relations.
Toward Understanding Racial Disparities in Arrests Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin December 4 2018 The number of arrests made in California per year has dropped dramatically since its peak in 1990, but African Americans continue to be significantly overrepresented among those arrested. New work by PPIC tracks these changes.