The NY police commissioner ignores the copious evidence that his signature crime prevention measure doesn't work at all.
Virginia's famously conservative attorney general Ken Cuccinelli is in favor of shrinking America's prison state. That shouldn't be too surprising.
How does the meth industry in the AMC drama compare to the real one?
Usually it's worth tuning out when New Yorkers talk about New York stuff as though it's the only place on earth. But this year's mayor's race could really matter.
Michael Bloomberg's controversial policing strategy was ruled unconstitutional by a federal judge. But does it actually reduce crime?
The attorney general's plan could make a big dent in the federal incarceration rate. But it's the state one that matters.
The Colombian city of Cali has a murder rate four times Chicago's. Still, that's half of what it was two decades ago, a drop due in no small part to its mayor, Rodrigo Guerrero Velasco.
Manchin-Toomey may be dead. But that doesn't mean there's nothing we can do to reduce violence.