America’s most comprehensive database of killings by police. Learn the
facts about police brutality and how to address it.
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Two new studies have revived the long-running debate over how police respond to white criminal suspects versus African Americans.
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Prosecutors, Police, and Communities Release Toolkit for Officer Involved Fatalities | John Jay College of Criminal Justice
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Police-involved shootings by NYPD officers have decreased 96% since 1972, dropping from 994 in that year to 35 in 2018, as reported here. More restrictive deadly force policies adopted in the 1970s had an early impact, while the sharp decline in violent crime since the 1990s has contributed. More recently, officials say enhanced training deserves credit…
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