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Video: Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops

By Vicki Hsieh

Oct 21, 2022 ... PPIC's new report shows that the largest racial disparities occur during nighttime traffic stops by local police and sheriff departments, ...

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Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops

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

Oct 21, 2022 ... These findings suggest that nighttime traffic stops for non-moving violations—especially those made by police and sheriff ...

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Policy Brief: Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops

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

Oct 21, 2022 ... Our findings suggest that nighttime traffic stops for non-moving violations—especially those made by local police and sheriff ...

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California Voter and Party Profiles

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

About 47% of registered voters are Democrats, 24% are Republicans, and 23% are independents. Most independent likely voters lean toward a major party.

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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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Video: Policing in California

By Stephanie Barton

Nov 10, 2021 ... PPIC researchers examined nearly 4 million stops made in 2019 by California Highway Patrol, eight police departments, and six sheriff's ...

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Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

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

On average, arrested officers were men with about 10 years of experience, and they typically held the lowest rank (e.g., patrol, deputy sheriff, or trooper) ...

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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

These disparities are driven primarily by traffic stops made by the 14 data-contributing police and sheriff departments (as compared with the California ...