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Economics and Incarceration

Harsh Criminal Justice Policies Hurt The Economy, White House Says

The economy is rarely something we associate with the criminal justice system due to the other persistent issues arising. 713 more words

Let's Focus On The Real Cirminals

Most of the people police are arresting are people with small amounts of pot. Half of the drug busts in America are for marijuana. The number of arrests related to marijuana law violations in the U.S. 299 more words


Scandinavian Exceptionalism

The Netherlands keeps having to close its prisons due to a lack of prisoners.

At a time when punitive punishment is at an all time high, to hear of prisons closing (and staying closed!) sounds like a surreal concept. 523 more words

USA Crime Rates by City

According to Protection1 Security Solutions, the top 10 USA cities with the highest crime rate are as follows:

  1. Detroit, MI
  2. St. Louis, MO
  3. Oakland, CA…
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Crime Rates

Strategic Planning

Planning the future is always important for an organization, but especially the police. Attached is a survey to get broad input from community members.  Please take a few minutes out of your day to give EPD some guidance in planning what’s next. 40 more words

Tension In The Air

Regularly I hear from businesses and residents that there is tension in the air. Combine that with the fact that Humboldt County (Eureka) has the highest arrest rate in the state. 266 more words

A Comparative Analysis of Violent Crime in the United Kingdom

Whenever a tragic shooting takes place in America sufficient to enrapture the national media, the narrative du jour for many statist political opportunists is to draw conclusive comparisons between America’s gun violence and the violence associated with other so-called “first-world” nations. 950 more words

Gun Politics