policing

Procedural justice training reduces police use of force and complaints against officers

Existing research shows that distrust of the police is widespread and consequential for public safety. However, there is a shortage of interventions that demonstrably reduce negative police interactions with the communities they serve. A training …

The network structure of police misconduct

Conventional explanations of police misconduct generally adopt a micro-level focus on deviant officers or a macro-level focus on the top-down organization of police departments. Between these levels are social networks of misconduct. This study …