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Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops

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

Oct 21, 2022 ... contraband or evidence discovered (such as guns, drugs, drug paraphernalia, alcohol, money, or stolen property); resulting enforcement ...

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Crime Trends in California

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

Oct 19, 2022 ... In 2021, aggravated assaults were 67% of reported violent crimes; 24% were robberies, 8% were rape, and 1% were homicides.

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Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

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

Substance use includes both alcohol and drugs and excludes nicotine dependence. ... The arrests were for 50 different offenses, but a majority of arrested ...

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Policy Brief: Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

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

Methamphetamines are by far the most common drug used, and schizophrenia is ... Nearly 40 percent of arrests are for alleged offenses that took place when ...

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Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops

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

That is, officers found contraband or evidence in about 2.4 percent of all police stops (Table 1). The most common contraband was drugs or drug paraphernalia, ...

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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 ...

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California’s County Jails

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

... which reclassified several property and drug crimes from felonies to ... Inmates held on a felony charge or conviction account for 90% of the jail ...

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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, ...