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Crime Trends in California

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

Oct 19, 2022 ... California's violent crime rate increased by 6.0%, from 440 per 100,000 residents in 2020 to 466 in 2021. While robberies fell somewhat (by ...


Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

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

Nearly 200 Californians die each year in police encounters. ... available on police misconduct and provides statistics on arrests of police officers, ...

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Policy Brief: Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops

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

The gap in Black–white arrest rates narrowed to just under 6 percent, and the gap for bookings into jail shrank to just over 8 percent. Fewer Black Californians ...

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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

Inmates held on a felony charge or conviction account for 90% of the jail population. ... especially given the cost and length of time of construction.


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, ...

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Pretrial Reform in California

By Heather Harris, Magnus Lofstrom

Aug 26, 2020 ... To do that, we estimated current rates of pretrial release in ... African Americans are disproportionately arrested and booked for felonies.


Reforming Pretrial Justice in California

By Heather Harris, Magnus Lofstrom

Existing inequities in arrest, booking, and criminal history would likely ... and African Americans are disproportionately booked after a felony arrest, ...