Tag: policing

    Bigoted Facebook Post Shines Light on Sheriffs Who Run Our Jails

    A recent discovery about an elected Georgia sheriff threw unflattering light on those charged ...

    As Major Report Estimates 5 Million Jailed Each Year, What Now?

    At any given moment, there are roughly 600,000 people languishing in local American jails. ...

    El Chapo’s Trial Was a Drug-War Propaganda Circus

    Extraditing drug dealers from around the world to stand trial in the States is ...

    Inside the Philippines Prison That Sparked Duterte’s Murderous Drug War

    Twenty-three thousand dead. That’s the latest estimate—and maybe a low one—of people killed by ...

    How Oklahoma’s Top Prosecutors Gang Up Against Reform

    Conservative district attorneys often seem like they are at one-on-one political war with their ...

    Could Ending Asset Forfeiture Be a First Step Towards Reparations?

    Coinciding with Juneteenth, a day honoring the emancipation of enslaved peoples, Congress held the ...

    Sinister Motives, Moral Panic Behind Florida’s Persecution of Sex Workers

    Bruce Colton, the chief elected prosecutor of Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee and St. Lucie ...