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Feature November 20, 2020
25 years ago this month, “superpredator” was coined in The Weekly Standard. Media spread the term like wildfire, creating repercussions on policy and culture we are still reckoning with today.
Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Grand Rapids, Mich. on election day.
Crime on the Ballot November 9, 2016
There’s a new sheriff in town.
Analysis September 29, 2016
Obama and Newt Gingrich. Koch Industries and the ACLU. With friends like that, how could it lose?
Suspected undocumented immigrants are transferred out of the holding area after being processed in Tucson, Ariz., in August 2012.
The Lowdown September 25, 2016
Ahead of the presidential debate, setting the record straight on a hot-button immigration issue.
Commentary July 31, 2016
A call for criminal justice reform.
Analysis July 29, 2016
A closer look at crime rates and how people really feel about police.
Margulies, left, plays a woman who is returning to her job as a defense lawyer after 13 years as a stay-at-home mom. In season seven, she finds herself in the fast-paced world of bail bond court, where judges face hundreds of cases a day.
Q&A May 5, 2016
‘Don’t take the easy way out, don’t take shortcuts.’
Feature May 4, 2016
David Clarke, the Trump-loving, pro-mass-incarceration Fox News favorite, is challenging criminal-justice reform—and stereotypes.
Commentary April 11, 2016
Pause the debate for some inconvenient history.
Feature January 15, 2016
A look at Clinton, Sanders and O’Malley in their fourth debate.