Latest from Radley Balko

In Arkansas' largest city, drug cops are waging astonishingly violent raids based on bad information, and the city's judges are looking the other way.

  • Oct 14, 2018

One out of every 18 people in the state is on probation or parole.

  • Oct 5, 2018

Plus: George Will says end the death penalty, another cop accused of planting drugs, and Oklahoma now leads the U.S. in incarceration.

  • Oct 1, 2018

In a curious decision, a circuit court judge orders a new sentencing, but denies Havard a new trial

  • Sep 19, 2018

Even controlling for crime rates, class and income, racial bias infects every nook and cranny of our courts, prisons, jails and police stations.

  • Sep 18, 2018

Plus: Exonerated Texas man dies while waiting for compensation, Border Patrol agent quits after change of heart, and NRA hypocrisy on cop killings and gun rights

  • Sep 14, 2018

And municipal governments have paid out $2.2 billion to exonerees.

  • Sep 10, 2018

Questions he'd almost certainly refuse to answer.

  • Sep 6, 2018

Plus: Mollie Tibbetts's father makes plea for tolerance; more racist cops; and a Nashville police officer who killed an unarmed man now trains new recruits.

  • Sep 5, 2018

Plus: Witness to an execution, when a cop wrongly arrests you, and how race affects personnel decisions at the Columbus (Ohio) police department.

  • Aug 13, 2018
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