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Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops

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

Oct 21, 2022 ... Overall, the CHP made 64 percent of the nearly 3.4 million traffic stops (almost 2.2 million), while the eight police departments made 24 ...

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California’s LGBT Population

By Hans Johnson

Jun 28, 2022 ... California's share of adults identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) is higher than that in the rest of the nation.

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New Law Raises Standards for Police Officers

By Shannon McConville, Deepak Premkumar

Jan 26, 2022 ... A new state law raises the minimum age for law enforcement—from 18 to 21—and requires California's community college system to create a new ...

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Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

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

Reporters examining CHP data recently highlighted the underreporting of deaths from police pursuits or accidents when a law enforcement officer was driving.

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Policy Brief: Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops

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

The legislation requires that by 2023 all police departments, sheriff departments, and the California Highway Patrol (CHP) collect and report information on ...

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Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops

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

This includes California Highway Patrol (CHP), eight police departments (Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Sacramento, Fresno, San Jose, Long Beach, ...

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Law Enforcement Staffing in California

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

Of all sworn officers, 68,870 (or 87%) were male. In 2019, there were almost 31,000 civilian staff in municipal police departments, CHP, and other non-jail ...

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Racial Disparities in California Law Enforcement Stops

By Magnus Lofstrom, Alexandria Gumbs, Brandon Martin

Dec 3, 2020 ... At about 98%, almost all CHP stops are traffic violations—reasonable suspicion is rarely the reason a CHP officer stops an individual (0.5%).