Sunday, August 18, 2019

Tag: implicit bias in law enforcement

Justice Department Orders Mandatory Implicit Bias Training...

The U.S. Department of Justice has announced that thousands of employees will undergo mandatory training to ensure that subconscious biases don't influence their decisions. Deputy...

Some Police Departments Now Give Awards to...

At a time when the fatal shooting of unarmed Black men has placed police patterns and practices under the microscope, a handful of police...

Psychological Study: Whites Associate Black Faces as...

A revealing yet disturbing study on implicit racial bias in society sheds light on white stereotypes regarding Black criminality and attitudes toward Black children. ...

Report: 1,200 People Killed By Police Last...

With the year that was 2015 now behind us, it is a perfect time to reflect on the killing of Black people by police--...

Campaign Zero 2015 Year-End Police Violence Report:...

Campaign Zero, the new #BlackLivesMatter organization dedicated to ending police violence in America, has released the 2015 Year-End Police Violence Report through their Mapping...

Studies Suggest Neuroscience, Psychology Help Explain the...

These days in America, the shooting of a Black man by white police officers, whether videotaped or otherwise, is an all-too-common occurrence that speaks...

‘Law Enforcement Leaders’ Convene to Stop Mass...

It was a week in which the impact of the #BlackLivesMatter movement to end police violence and reform the criminal justice system was more...

Civil Asset Forfeiture is The New Stop...

People of color are being fleeced by law enforcement and the criminal justice system. The public began to pay more attention to the practice...

Support For Police Body Cameras Continues to...

After the tragic death of yet another unarmed Black man has been caught on tape, support for police body cameras is seeing universal growth....