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Can DUI Checkpoints Change Perceptions of the Police?

When police adopt measures to foster procedural justice in their communities, the public responds with more positive views of the police. ... More>


The Creativity Bias against Women


We Infer a Speaker’s Social Identity from Subtle Linguistic Cues

When we speak, we “leak” information about our social identity through the nuanced language that we use to describe others, new findings show. ... More>


The Vicious Cycle of Cops Behaving Badly


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How Police Can Regain Public Trust, According to Science

A new report brings psychological science to bear on policing, providing an in-depth analysis of the factors that drive public trust in police and law-related behavior. ... More>