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Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops

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

Oct 21, 2022 ... Stark racial inequity has long been a deeply troubling aspect of our criminal justice system. In recent years, traffic stops have emerged as ...

Policy Brief

Policy Brief: Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops

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

Oct 21, 2022 ... ... police custody—sparked widespread protests and intensified concerns about persistent racial inequities in the criminal justice system.

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Crime Trends in California

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

Oct 19, 2022 ... SOURCE: Authors' calculation based on the California Department of Justice's Criminal Justice Statistics Center, California Crimes and ...

Statewide Survey

PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government

By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Rachel Lawler, Deja Thomas

Sep 2, 2022 ... Key findings include: Two key ballot measures—Prop 1 on abortion rights and Prop 30 on funding to reduce greenhouse gas emissions—have ...

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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).

Policy Brief

Policy Brief: Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

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

When compared with crowdsourced data, data from the California Department of Justice capture most of these fatalities, though vehicle-related deaths are one ...

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, ...

Fact Sheet

Arrests in California

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin, Joseph Hayes

Violent offenses are the largest category of felony arrests. · Drug offenses are the largest category of misdemeanor arrests. · Racial disparities in arrest rates ...

Fact Sheet

Law Enforcement Staffing in California

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

SOURCE: California Department of Justice's Criminal Justice Profiles 2003–2012 and Crime in California 2013–2019, Criminal Justice Full-Time Personnel.