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Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops

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

Oct 21, 2022 ... One key question is whether racial disparities in traffic stops are the ... to cite and release, and arrest leading to a jail booking).

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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 ... Majorities across demographic groups say housing affordability is a big problem in their part of California. Notably, similar shares of ...

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Dangers Lurk in the San Joaquin Valley’s Dust

By Sarah Bardeen

Jan 10, 2022 ... There are also Valley fever outbreaks in prisons—which is due in part to building prisons in dusty locations, with corrections officers and ...

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Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

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

Even in cases where police use of force is considered legally justified, ... The more than 38,000 sworn, non-jail officers at those agencies comprise about ...

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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 ... The Black arrest rate is about six times higher in wealthier counties than ...

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Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops

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

The latter two categories make a search more likely, as a warrant for a search is not needed, nor is cause, in California. Officers also report visibly seeing ...