USA Today “It’s not possible to have security covering everything. . . [w]hen we have large buildings next to open venues, there is going to be a particularly high risk.” – Laura Dugan, CJRA Expert Read the full story here.
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Washington Informer “The June 30 killing of 18-year-old Bianca Roberson on a highway in Pennsylvania punctuates black females’ vulnerability to senseless violence during this time of heightened racial tension.” – Delores Jones-Brown, CJRA Expert Read the full story here.
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Associated Press “Police officers can’t be compelled to testify in an outside investigation” – David Klinger, CJRA Expert Read the full story here.
The Washington Post “If you had a number of the potential pool of people victimized, versus the number of cases which you received assistance, I think there’d be a large number in the former and less in the latter. This argument that they’re helpful to law enforcement is specious.” – James Finckenauer, CJRA Expert Read […]
Indianapolis Star “The FBI is likely to look for any possible civil rights violations, as well as for any systemic problems within the department.” – Robert Taylor, CJRA Expert Read the full story here.
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Mic.com “The issue of unreliable field tests, a factor in Cashe’s arrest, is more common than people may realize” – OJ Mitchell, CJRA Expert Read the full story here.
Major Standford Study Finds Black Motorist Are Stopped, Ticketed, Searched, Arrested More Than Any Other Race
Atlanta Black Star “The reasons behind the discrepancies [in police stop and traffic-related arrest rates between African-American and white drivers] can be a combination of personal or individual bias [conscious or unconscious/implicit] ” – Ronnie Dunn, CJRA Expert Read the full story here.