Cops & Courts

12:00am

Wed January 28, 2015
Cops & Courts

Your Call: What role does implicit bias play in policing?

What role does implicit bias play in policing? On the January 28th edition of Your Call, we’ll continue our series on police, community, race, and justice by discussing how unconscious racial bias affects police and community relations. Even those of us who believe in equality and fairness show significant patterns of bias. How are police departments dealing with this? Can officers be trained to recognize their biases and alter their behavior? What’s the most effective way to combat implicit bias? It’s Your Call with Rose Aguilar, and you.

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9:09am

Fri January 23, 2015
Cops & Courts

Cannabis News Roundup: 01.23.15

transmitdistort

Attorney General ends seizure program, or does he?... Rogue Berkeley dispensary ordered to close… Tribes’ plans to cultivate cannabis concerns current suppliers… Events, Health, Opinion, and more.

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12:47am

Wed January 21, 2015
Cops & Courts

Your Call: Does Diversity in Policing Make a Difference?

  

Who are police today? On the January 21st edition of Your Call, we’ll continue our series on police, community, race and justice with a conversation about police departments across the country. The total number of minority police officers has risen, but they’re concentrated in larger cities. The percentage of white cops is more than 30 points higher than in the communities they serve, according to the Bureau of Justice Statistics. What does the police force look like in your area? It's Your Call, with me, Rose Aguilar, and you.

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12:00am

Wed January 14, 2015
Cops & Courts

Black Lives Matter: What Tactics Are Effective?

Black Lives Matter protestors at Oakland Police Dept.
courtesy: BlackOUT Collective

5:32pm

Tue January 13, 2015
Cops & Courts

Turning the page after a life sentence

Greg Eskridge in the media lab at San Quentin Prison
Nigel Poor

KALW has partnered with the award-winning San Quentin Prison Report, bringing you stories told behind prison walls by inmate reporters. 

Today we're going to get to know one of those reporters: Greg Eskridge. 

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