Police departments across the country are now requiring officers to wear body cameras. But a study released in the District of Columbia found that the camera requirement for officers in D.C. has had no significant effect on reducing complaints against officers or police use of force.
"Peer pressure" is normally thought of negatively. But some courts are exploiting it. Using teens to prosecute teens. Or as juries or even judges. Our Urban Institute series continues, with a look at cities using teen courts to combat youth crime.
- Jeff Butts Senior Research Associate, Urban Institute
- Angie Battaglia Supervisor, Community Services Division of the Maricopa County Juvenile Court
- Jose Rodriguez Judge in the Ninth Judicial Circuit of Florida in Orlando, FL
- Joshua Lopez Teen juror, Time Dollar Youth Court in Washington, DC
- Leroy Davis Court officer, Red Hook Justice Center in Brooklyn, NY
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