The first series of experimental research that tested police officers and civilians in strikingly realistic deadly force simulators to measure the impact a suspect’s race has on police officers.
From 2003-2013, New York City experienced an overall decline in the rate of issuance of summonses. Approximately two in five summonses were dismissed (2003-2013). 36% summonses recipients failed to appear in court.
More research should be conducted to assess school safety outcomes when adding police in schools.
Research suggests that generic strategies like community policing and increasing the number of police officers are less effective than more focused policing strategies that target problem people and places.
The Phoenix TRUCE Project corresponded to a significant decrease in overall levels of violence by more than 16 incidents on average per month
Foot-patrol is an effective crime prevention tactic for street violence, murder, shootings and non-domestic aggravated assaults.
Group and gang-member involved homicides and violence firearm incidents significantly declined after the implementation of an initiative to reduce violence.
In places where cameras were sufficiently concentrated and routinely monitored by trained staff, the impact on crime was significant and cost-beneficial, with no evidence of crime displacement.