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Assessing the Impact of COVID-19 on Arrests in California

By Deepak Premkumar, Thomas Sloan, Magnus Lofstrom, Joseph Hayes

2 days ago ... However, felony arrests of Black Californians spiked by 43 percent ... in arrests substantially impacted jail booking rates in California, ...

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Crime Trends in California

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

Oct 19, 2022 ... While violent crime in California remains far below its peak in the 1990s, rates are beginning to inch up—and gun-related incidents are ...


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

After Prop 47 passed, the overall arrest rate in California dropped by 11 percent, ... The gap in Black–white arrest rates narrowed to just under 6 percent, ...

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California Jails and COVID-19

By Heather Harris, Joseph Hayes

Aug 11, 2021 ... ... the Judicial Council set bail at $0 for misdemeanors and low-level felonies; most law enforcement agencies reduced their booking rates; ...

Fact Sheet

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

Local criminal justice directives to avoid arrests and bookings as well as an ... Inmates held on a felony charge or conviction account for 90% of the jail ...