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PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government

By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Rachel Lawler, Deja Thomas

Sep 2, 2022 ... ... or limit the existing rights to privacy and equal protection under California's Constitution. ... photo - Police Car with Lights On.


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. ... needed to restore safety, make an arrest, and/or protect themselves or others from harm.


Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops

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

Recent debate over police reforms has centered on how law enforcement engages with people of color, prompted by continuing concerns over racial inequities ...

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Law Enforcement Staffing in California

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

The recession and local budget cuts may affect future police staffing levels. ... While police protection constitutes a very small percentage (less than 1%) ...


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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How Much Do California Cities Spend on Policing?

By Brandon Martin, Alexandria Gumbs

Oct 2, 2020 ... Policymakers interested in changing police funding will face numerous ... more than the amount spent on fire protection ($155), ...

Fact Sheet

Undocumented Immigrants in California

By Joseph Hayes, Laura Hill

... to protect the legal rights of undocumented immigrants in California,” but support varied widely along party lines: 80% of Democrats, 27% of Republicans ...


Public Safety Realignment: Impacts So Far

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

Third, police, probation officers, prosecutors, and judges may have changed practices under realignment, potentially affecting key measures of recidivism, ...

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The State-Local Fiscal Relationship

By Dean Misczynski, Marisol Cuellar Mejia

Local governments pay for local needs such as police and fire protection, libraries, and local roads. Counties provide similar services in areas outside of ...