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Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

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

8 hours ago ... (1) The George Floyd Justice in Policing Act would have, ... collect data on the deaths of people involved with the criminal justice system, ...

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Policy Brief: Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

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

4 hours ago ... ... data from the California Department of Justice capture most of these ... Studying how recent policy changes affect use of force, crime, ...

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Policy Brief: Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops

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

5 hours ago ... In an effort to directly confront concerns over racial inequities in criminal justice, California passed the Racial and Identity Profiling ...

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Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops

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

in 17 hours ... Key Takeaways. Racial disparities within the criminal justice system continue to be a pressing issue for the US and California. In the wake of ...

Fact Sheet

Crime Trends in California

By Brandon Martin, Magnus Lofstrom

... before California embarked on siginificant criminal justice reforms, ... of Justice's Criminal Justice Statistics Center, California Crimes and ...

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Arrests in California

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin, Joseph Hayes

According to the FBI's Uniform Crime Report, the nationwide arrest rate is ... SOURCE: Authors' calculation based on California Department of Justice's Open ...

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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.

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California’s County Jails

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

Criminal justice responses to the pandemic caused an immediate drop in the population, which declined 30% to roughly 48,500. However, the jail population then ...

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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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California’s Future

By Ellen Hanak, Laura Hill, Hans Johnson, Caroline Danielson ...

This multi-topic publication highlights the state's most pressing long-term policy challenges in several key areas: criminal justice, economy, education, ...