Posts Tagged ‘racial justice’

October 7th, 2020

Study: L.A. communities of color rely on police yet are stopped and arrested at higher rates

Findings about civilian and police interactions were shared during a community engagement process to better understand how law enforcement and community representatives think about public safety and use data in their work. Contact: Jenesse Miller, jenessem@usc.edu or (213) 810-8554 A new USC report that combines Los Angeles community members’ feedback with public safety data on […]

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September 3rd, 2020

Election 2020: How racial justice protests could influence the vote

Contact: Jenesse Miller 213-810-8554 or jenessem@usc.edu Protests have erupted in U.S. cities and towns against high-profile police killings and shootings of Black people, including George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minn. and Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wis. President Donald Trump has elevated the civil unrest as a major election issue, describing the protesters as “left-wing mobs” and […]