Throughout the country, race and ethnicity are a consistent dimension of public safety activities and discussions. Perceptions of inequitable treatment by law enforcement, even if contrary to data, corrode community cohesion as well as the effectiveness of law enforcement.
Pursuing equity in the practice and perception of law enforcement is often undermined by single incidents; we must work to avoid trends of such incidents.
Adult Arrest Rates
Reported Race/Ethnicity Hate Crimes By City
Confidence In Parole System
Use Of Force By Law Enforcement