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Police DNA

Critics of DNA sweeps have charged that they are unconstitutional, violating Fourth Amendment rights of individuals who are... see more
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Author: Samuel Walker
Date Added: Jul 08, 2006 Date Modified: Feb 26, 2009
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Police Outreach to the Hispanic/Latino Community: A Survey of Programs and Activities

This report provides a brief overview of programs designed to provide outreach from American police departments to the... see more
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Author: Samuel Walker, Leigh Herbst, and Dawn Irlbeck
Date Added: Jul 08, 2006 Date Modified: Feb 26, 2009
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Police Sexual Abuse of Tennage Girls: A 2003 Update on

This paper is based on a survey of police abuse cases reported in the news media. Cases were identified through conventional... see more
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Author: Samuel Walker and Dawn Irlbeck
Date Added: Jul 08, 2006 Date Modified: Feb 26, 2009
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Policing and Homicide, 1976-98: Justifiable Homicide by Police, Police Officers Murdered by Felons

This document contains the most comprehensive data on citizens shot and killed by police and police feloniously killed by... see more
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Author: Office of Justice Programs
Date Added: Jul 07, 2006 Date Modified: Nov 22, 2010
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Practitioner Guide for Addressing Racial Profiling

This publication is intended to be a practical guide for users. It provides readers with a concise and straightforward... see more
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Author: Karl Lamberth, Jerry Clayton & John Lamberth
Date Added: Jul 08, 2006 Date Modified: Sep 10, 2014
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Preventing Crime: What Works, What Doesn't, What's Promising

This site is a report to the United States Congress prepared by the Criminology and Criminal Justice Department at University... see more
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Author: Lawrence W. Sherman, Denise Gottfredson, Doris MacKenzie, John Eck, Peter Reuter, and Shawn Bushway
Date Added: Jul 20, 2006 Date Modified: Jul 20, 2006
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Principles for Promoting Police Integrity

This is an important statement of "best practices" related to police accountability. One section involves standards for use... see more
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Author: U.S. Department of Justice
Date Added: Jul 07, 2006 Date Modified: Apr 13, 2010
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Prison Privatization Links

This site, sponsored by AFSCME, provides links to a number of resources on prison privatization. There are a variety of... see more
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Author: American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)
Date Added: Jul 06, 2006 Date Modified: May 20, 2009
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Prison Rape Elimination Act Update

On September 4, 2003, President Bush signed the first-ever federal law to address the problem of rape and sexual abuse behind... see more
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Author: Stop Prison Rape
Date Added: Jul 06, 2006 Date Modified: Jul 06, 2006
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Prison Statistics

This site contains summary statistics on prisoners in the Federal and State prisons. There are also links to other sites... see more
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Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Nov 22, 2010
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