Drunk Driving vs. High Driving An article from a Canadian Law Firm detailing differences in DUI-Alcohol and DUI-Drugs cases.
New NIJ Technical Reports on Body Worn Cameras
Title: School Resource Officers, Exclusionary Discipline, and the Role of Context (pdf, 2.6 mb)
Author: Benjamin W. Fisher
This research focused on two studies of different school factors linked to increased rates of exclusionary discipline: school resource officers (SROs) and zero-tolerance approaches to discipline.
President Trump Signs Executive Orders Aimed at Protecting Officers from Officer.com
Trump's first 100 days: Predicting 2 big changes to policing from PoliceOne.com
President Trump Confirms Promise for Law and Order - Law Enforcement Today
President Trump Pledges Support for Law Enforcement | Officer.com
Trump Holds White House Reception for Law Enforcement and First Responders
Eyewitness Statements: Proposed Safeguard against Feedback Effects on Evaluations of Eyewitness Testimony
Title: Pre-Feedback Eyewitness Statements: Proposed Safeguard against Feedback Effects on Evaluations of Eyewitness Testimony
Author: Laura Smalarz
Research has shown that confirming post-identification feedback (e.g., "good job, you identified the suspect") commonly given to eyewitnesses might be partially to blame for these wrongful convictions because it inflates eyewitnesses’ reports of their confidence and impairs the ability of evaluators to discern whether an eyewitness made an accurate or a mistaken identification.
The purpose of this study was to test a safeguard for protecting against and correcting for the impairing effects of confirming post-identification feedback on evaluators’ abilities to discriminate between accurate and mistaken eyewitness testimony.
Five main findings from the research are:
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