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Boston Globe
Is digital justice colorblind?of these risk assessment programs are used in courts throughout the country. CO
Is digital justice colorblind?
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
of these risk assessment programs are used in courts throughout the country. COMPAS, which stands for Correctional Offender Management Profiling for Alternative Sanctions, is one of the more popular programs. It’s used by the Massachusetts... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is software used by police to identify suspects racist?used in the US Risk scores provide a tool to predict who is most at risk of re
Is software used by police to identify suspects racist?
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
used in the US Risk scores provide a tool to predict who is most at risk of reoffending But analysis of more than 7,000 offenders revealed 'racial disparities' It claims black defendants were more likely to be flagged as future criminals and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sheriff Joe Arpaio found in contempt of court over racial profilingknown for illegal immigrant crackdown found in contempt of court and a step clo
Sheriff Joe Arpaio found in contempt of court over racial profiling
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
known for illegal immigrant crackdown found in contempt of court and a step closer to possible jail time over racial profiling case Judge: Arpaio 'engaged in multiple acts of misconduct, dishonesty and bad faith' Found in contempt of court,... Read more
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Market Watch
Is predictive policing the law-enforcement tactic of the future?robberies. Police had information about the locations of the robberies and a su
Is predictive policing the law-enforcement tactic of the future?
Market Watch / Posted 14 days ago
robberies. Police had information about the locations of the robberies and a suspected model of car used by the elusive offender, but no obvious next target. By plotting the robbed locations on a map and employing an iterative algorithm, police... Read more
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LLRX.com
Evolutions in DNA Forensicscrime victims' rights, to eliminate the substantial backlog of DNA samples coll
Evolutions in DNA Forensics
LLRX.com / Posted 26 days ago
crime victims' rights, to eliminate the substantial backlog of DNA samples collected from crime scenes and convicted offenders, to improve and expand the DNA testing capacity of Federal, State, and local crime laboratories, to increase... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Trying to see the child amid guns and violencesaid. "During a 150-yard chase, they couldn't tell this was just a child? That'
Trying to see the child amid guns and violence
Baltimore Sun / Posted 27 days ago
said. "During a 150-yard chase, they couldn't tell this was just a child? That's a real issue for me." Shird is an ex-offender who spent 12 years in state and federal prisons for dealing drugs. Since then, he established a foundation to work... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
ITHACA PLAN: Services, not jail, is part of answerNational Support Bureau. Since 2011, police officers in Seattle have been dive
ITHACA PLAN: Services, not jail, is part of answer
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
National Support Bureau. Since 2011, police officers in Seattle have been diverting some low-level drug and prostitution offenders to case managers, social workers and drug treatment officers — without filing charges against them. It's a way to... Read more

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