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August 2, 2016
The End of the Bratton Era
A new generation of chiefs favors a lighter touch.
October 16, 2015
America’s Rock Star Cops
Meet the elite chiefs who revolutionized policing nationwide, for better and for worse. Now they want to do it again.
August 13, 2015
Should Cops Get to Review the Video Before They Report?
Sorry, Mr. Bratton. Science says no.
June 11, 2015
Lessons for Bratton on How to Recruit Black Officers
A conversation with Atlanta’s Chief of Police, George Turner.
May 20, 2015
A Millennial’s Guide to ‘Broken Windows’
For those who weren’t around in “the bad old days.”
January 8, 2015
Life Without Police
A view from the corner.
January 6, 2015
A Short History of Police Protest
From Calvin Coolidge to Bill de Blasio.