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New approaches to policing, communities worth talking about

People demonstrate in Cincinnati on July 31, 2015 after a candlelight vigil for Samuel DuBose, who was killed during a traffic stop in July. (Photo: The Cincinnati Enquirer)
People demonstrate in Cincinnati on July 31, 2015, after a vigil for Samuel DuBose, who was killed during a traffic stop. (Photo: The Cincinnati Enquirer)

Letting data drive police changes
Stanford researchers are creating a database with information about 100 million traffic stops.

‘Smart guns’ show promise but face hurdles
The Obama administration is committed to advancing research into technology to make guns safer.

Pay high-risk individuals to avoid crime
Washington, D.C., City Council has approved a bill that would offer certain residents a stipend for not breaking the law.

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