COVID-19 Rocked Tempe Police Department. George Floyd? Not so much ASU researchers say

03/18/22-Phoenix New Times “The killing of George Floyd and of other Black Americans by the police spurred unprecedented scrutiny of the police, protests, and calls for defunding. These occurred against the backdrop of the pandemic, which police responded to in myriad ways, and both the killings and the pandemic coincided with a large increase in violent crime,” CJRA Study.