Latest from Radley Balko

This is just harassment, and an attempt to thwart the agenda of a reform-minded district attorney.

  • Dec 28, 2018

A recent federal appeals court decision lays out — and then glosses over — what may be the biggest problem with how forensics is used in criminal cases.

  • Dec 21, 2018

Plus: ICE depravity, Texas cops caught hiding info about in-custody deaths, and St. Louis prosecutors join the police union

  • Dec 20, 2018

Another unfathomable violation, another fruitless search

  • Dec 19, 2018

Wesley Bell finds out that reform won’t be easy.

  • Dec 17, 2018

Plus: U.S. running low on cops, 2018 murder rate expected to fall, and report says N.J. police are particularly aggressive with civil asset forfeiture.

  • Dec 13, 2018

His latest nominee for attorney general only underscores the president's hostility to change.

  • Dec 10, 2018

Campaign focused heavily on problems at the LRPD.

  • Dec 5, 2018

Whistleblower Roderick Talley was arrested because he showed up a half hour late for his trial on a questionable forgery charge. He panicked, and fled. Now he's facing a litany of serious charges.

  • Nov 30, 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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