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Wästerfors, D. & V. B. Alm (2019) “‘They are harsher to me than to my friend who is blonde’. Police critique among ethnic minority youth in Sweden”, Journal of Youth Studies. DOI: 10.1080/13676261.2019.1592129

 comparisons,  identifications, discrimination, Ethnic profiling, ethnicity, racism

Young people belonging to categories and living in areas that are targeted by the police find more arguments for detailed…

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Weisburd, D., Telep, C., & Lawton, B. (2014). Could Innovations in Policing have Contributed to the New York City Crime Drop even in a Period of Declining Police Strength?: The Case of Stop, Question and Frisk as a Hot Spots Policing Strategy. Justice Quarterly, 31(1), 129-153.

crime decline, hot spots policing, New York City, police innovation, question and frisk, stop

Available data make it impossible to reach strong conclusions about the role of policing in the New York crime decline.…

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Søgaard, T. F. (2018). “Voices of the Banned:Emergent Causality and the Unforeseen Consequences of Patron Banning Policies.” Contemporary Drug Problems 45(1): 15-32.

actor network theory, banning orders, emergent causality, nightlife, patron perspectives, unintended consequences

In Western cities, public authorities are increasingly resorting to the use of patron banning orders as means of reducing alcohol…

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Searching for Change: Scottish Stop and Search Powers. (2016). Edinburgh Law Review, 20(2), 178-203.

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Dr Lennon examines the existing Scottish law relating to police stop and search powers, and offers a critique of their…

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Segal, J. (2012). “All of the Mysticism of Police Expertise”: Legalizing Stop-and-Frisk in New York, 1961-1968. Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, 47(2), 573-616.

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Legal analysis:" This Note narrates the familiar transition from Mapp to Terry from a novel perspective. Drawing on prescriptive literature…

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Shiner, M., Z. Carre, R. Delsol, & N. Eastwood (2018). The Colour of Injustice: ‘Race’, drugs and law enforcement in England and Wales. London: StopWatch, LSE, Release.

A report that captures the police reform and frequency of stop and search conducted in England and Wales, focusing on…

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Simons, D., & Schlosser, J. (2017). Inattentional blindness for a gun during a simulated police vehicle stop. Cognitive Research: Principles and Implications, 2(1), 1-8.

Attention, Awareness, Consciousness, Detection, Expertise, Inattentional blindness, Perception

People often fail to notice unexpected objects and events when they are focusing attention on something else. Most studies of…

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Skogan, W. G. (1994). Contacts between police and public: Findings from the 1992 British Crime Survey. HM Stationery Office

Although earlier surveys showed a steady decline in the number of people rating police performance as very good, this decline…

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