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Fact Sheet

Juvenile Justice in California

By Joseph Hayes, Sonya Tafoya

May 24, 2014 ... In addition to local law enforcement, county probation departments and juvenile courts work with local school districts and child welfare and ...

Report

Reforming Pretrial Justice in California

By Heather Harris, Magnus Lofstrom

In 2018, the governor signed Senate Bill 10 (SB 10) to eliminate money bail and require the use of risk assessment tools when making pretrial release decisions.

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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, ...

Policy Brief

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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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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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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Public Safety Realignment: Impacts So Far

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

... Lofstrom and Raphael (2015), using data from the Uniform Crime Reports of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the California Department of Justice.

Fact Sheet

Crime Trends in California

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

SOURCE: Authors' calculation based on the California Department of Justice's Criminal Justice Statistics Center, California Crimes and Clearances Files, 2019– ...

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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 ... when or how officers should use force (National Institute of Justice 2020).