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ast week, Vox spotlighted some outcomes from an essential new research by Travis Campbell.
The research seems to be on the results of Black Lives Matter protests, utilizing knowledge that finish in 2019 (and thus don’t embody the George Floyd protests final 12 months). The excellent news is that the protests did appear to scale back police-involved homicides within the locations the place they occurred — by possibly 15 to twenty p.c, relative to traits elsewhere — and likewise led departments to undertake physique cameras and neighborhood policing. The unhealthy information is that the protests additionally coincided with a rise in homicide, by someplace round …