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Jonathan Blanks is a research associate at the Cato Institute’s Project on Criminal Justice and managing editor of PoliceMisconduct.net.
Implementing what the president proposes could disturb local police’s abilities to fight crime.
Good policy is based on data, not clichés.
The Supreme Court has given police lots of legal protection from criminal charges. But local policies can still remove bad cops from the force.
She lied about herself in an attempt to be accepted.
Local governments get millions of dollars a year from fines, most of which hurt the poor.
This is your government on drugs.