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California’s Future: Criminal Justice

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated California's recent efforts to reduce incarceration. Along with widespread protest after the killing of George Floyd, ...

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Public Safety Realignment: Impacts So Far

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

Realignment did not increase violent crime, but auto thefts rose. ... of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the California Department of Justice.

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Reforming Pretrial Justice in California

By Heather Harris, Magnus Lofstrom

The referendum will come amid widespread upheaval in the criminal justice system, from recent large-scale protests against racial injustice and police ...

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The Impact of Proposition 47 on Crime and Recidivism

By Mia Bird, Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin, Steven Raphael

Passed by voters in November 2014, Proposition 47 brought broad and significant changes to California's criminal justice system. Undertaken in the wake of ...

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Juvenile Justice in California

By Joseph Hayes, Sonya Tafoya

At the other extreme, the most serious cases may be directly filed in or remanded to the adult criminal system. Most of the time, however, law enforcement ...

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Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops

By Magnus Lofstrom, Joseph Hayes, Brandon Martin, Deepak Premkumar

Racial disparities within the criminal justice system continue to be a pressing issue for the US and California. In the wake of the killing of George Floyd, ...

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Crime Trends in California

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

in 1 day ... While homicides and aggravated assault rose, the violent crime rate fell ... before California embarked on significant criminal justice ...

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Policy Brief: Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops

By Magnus Lofstrom, Joseph Hayes, Brandon Martin, Deepak Premkumar

In an effort to directly confront concerns over racial inequities in criminal justice, California passed the Racial and Identity Profiling Act (RIPA) in ...

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Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

By Deepak Premkumar, Alexandria Gumbs, Shannon McConville, Renee Hsia

(1) The George Floyd Justice in Policing Act would have, among several other ... data on the deaths of people involved with the criminal justice system, ...