A selection of recent articles about major criminal justice policy debates
Engel, R. S., McManus, H. D., & Herold, T. D. (2020). Does de-escalation training work?: A systematic review and call for evidence in police use-of-force reform. Criminology & Public Policy, 19(3), 721.
Demir, M., Braga, A. A., & Apel, R. (2020). Effects of police body-worn cameras on citizen compliance and cooperation: Findings from a quasi-randomized controlled trial. Criminology & Public Policy, 19(3), 855.
Research and Evaluation Center (November, 2020). Reducing Violence Without the Police: A Review of the Eviidence. John Jay College
Isidoro Rodriguez (2021) Can We Lower Urban Violence Without Police? The Crime Report
“Urban violence is not intractable, it’s not an impossible challenge,” said Thomas Abt, Senior Fellow at the CCJ and Director of the National Commision on COVID-19 and Criminal Justice. “We can reduce urban violence, we have on many different occasions, and these strategies are cost effective, they’re proven, they don’t require new legislation, and they don’t even require deep institutional reforms.”
Aviv, Rachel (October 11, 2021) The Shadow Penal System for Struggling Kids. The New Yorker
Criminal Justice Expert Panels Texas A&M Justice Lab Begun in 2021, the expert panels survey leading criminologists for their opinions about what the reseearch suggests about best practices. The first surveys address the effectiveness of pretrial detention, increasing the number of police and gun violence prevention programs. The survey format does not have room for elaborate opinions. Castleton One Search may find journal articles by the surveyed experts.
Doyle L. and Nebmhard S. (2021) Police Traffic Stops Have Little to Do with Public Safety. Urban Institute. Washington, D.C.
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