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News and Awards August 18
Ruderman will cover policing issues nationwide.
Feature June 23
That's probably an undercount. But data from San Jose offers a glimpse of what the national scale of police violence might be.
Feature May 24
The U.S. Department of Justice in 1995 warned that people may die when police tie handcuffed wrists to bound ankles.
Life Inside April 8
Oakland activist Carl Chan reveals how fear of retaliation, mistrust of police, language barriers and technology gaps fuel underreporting of anti-Asian violence.
News April 8
A COVID-strained social safety net. Entrenched distrust between cops and communities of color. "2020 was a tinderbox."
Feature February 12
In Baton Rouge, police dogs bit a teenager 17 or younger every three weeks, on average.
Feature December 16, 2020
Obi had thousands of Instagram followers for being "cute and derpy." His work on the streets of Indianapolis was another matter.
Feature December 15, 2020
Most officers get training to respond to injuries, but are often not required to use it.
News November 8, 2020
Joe Biden ran on the most progressive criminal justice platform of any major party candidate in generations. So what can he actually do?
The System October 23, 2020
What do advocates mean when they call for “defunding,” “abolishing” or “reimagining” the police?