Tag: policing

    Tucson’s Top Prosecutor Pulls Back From No-Minor-Drug-Charges Policy

    In 2016, Barbara LaWall, then the elected prosecutor of Pima County (Tucson), published an ...

    CA Bill to Decriminalize “Loitering” Spotlights Cops-Turned-Politicians

    A 2019 explainer from CalMatters on the difficulties of police reform in Sacramento explained ...

    One Year on, Oregon Drug Decriminalization Is Boosting Harm Reduction and Housing

    February 1 marks the one-year anniversary since Measure 110 took effect in Oregon, decriminalizing ...

    Manhattan DA Alvin Bragg Rapidly Backpedals on Radical Reforms

    Alvin Bragg, a former state and federal prosecutor, won the competitive 2021 Manhattan district ...

    SF Mayor London Breed Plans More Drug Arrests to “Take Back Our Tenderloin”

    Declaring that “We need to take back our Tenderloin,” a hip, mixed-income neighborhood in ...

    The NYPD Operates With Near-Impunity, Finds NYCLU Report

    The New York City Police Department ignored the disciplinary recommendations of its oversight board ...