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News April 8
A COVID-strained social safety net. Entrenched distrust between cops and communities of color. "2020 was a tinderbox."
Feature July 22, 2020
Field trainers "are part of the old guard of the department. They teach the old way of doing things."
Coronavirus June 2, 2020
Racial disparities grew in five cities as arrests fell, according to our new data analysis.
Coronavirus April 13, 2020
Volunteers who monitor courts across the country say they are getting little access to online-only proceedings.
Coronavirus March 31, 2020
With about 200,000 people flowing into and out of jails every week, there are great risks not only for the detained, but also for jail workers and surrounding communities.
Life Inside December 1, 2016
What I saw tracking down the mentally ill in jail.
Life Inside April 14, 2016
Frequent urine tests, controversial scanners, and false positives.
Quiz March 2, 2016
Twenty-five years ago, the first viral video captured police brutality and shook the nation.