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Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops

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

Oct 21, 2022 ... Traffic stops have emerged as a key driver of racial disparities in law enforcement and an area of potential reform. Our new report examines ...

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Mass Shootings in California

By Heather Harris

Although California's mass shooting homicide rate is lower than the national average, a mass shooting occurs here every eight days on average.

Statewide Survey

PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government

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

Mar 11, 2022 ... ... the Public Policy Institute of California from March 6 to 17, 2022: ... that homelessness is a big problem in their part of California.

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Dangers Lurk in the San Joaquin Valley’s Dust

By Sarah Bardeen

Jan 10, 2022 ... We asked Dr. John Balmes, Professor Emeritus at UCSF and UC Berkeley and Physician Member of the California Air Resources Board (since 2008), ...

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Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

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

Of the over 78,000 law enforcement officers in California, about 80 are arrested ... that according to the reporting officer the civilian(s) involved in the ...

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Policy Brief: Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops

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

California passed the Racial and Identity Profiling Act (RIPA) in 2015 in an ... and probation populations, and nearly 30 percent of the prison population.

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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, ...