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Todays crime related press reports collected by Prof. Thomas Görgen, German Police University

The Conversation, 05.10.2021

Trial of 100-year-old man in Germany: why Nazi war crimes take so long to prosecute

Rainer Schulze

The Conversation, 05.10.2021

Police killings of civilians in the US have been undercounted by more than half in official statistics

Moshen Naghavi, Eve Wool, Fablina Sharara

The Conversation, 05.10.2021

Sexual abuse during humanitarian operations still happens. What must be done to end it

Chen Reis

The Conversation, 06.10.2021

Paid millions to hide trillions: Pandora Papers expose financial crime enablers, too

Marc Tassé

New York Review of Books, 07.10.2021

The Lie of Nation Building

Fintan O’Toole

EurekAlert!, 08.10.2021

The Lancet: COVID-19 pandemic led to stark rise in depressive and anxiety disorders globally in 2020, with women and younger people most affected.

EurekAlert!, 08.10.2021

COVID-19 stay at home orders brought uptick in child abuse

American Academy of Pediatrics

The Guardian, 08.10.2021

Is Facebook the tobacco industry of the 21st century?

Jonathan Freedland

The Conversation, 10.10.2021

The Pandora Papers show the line between tax avoidance and tax evasion has become so blurred we need to act against both

Alex Simpson

The Conversation, 10.10.2021

Australia had a record number of police shootings in the past year. Should we be concerned?

Terry Goldsworthy

New York Times, 10.10.2021

After Killings, U.K. Asks: Should Misogyny Be a Hate Crime?

Megan Specia

EurekAlert!, 11.10.2021

Forgiveness messaging increases willingness to accept former Boko Haram fighters returning home, new study shows

The Crime Report, 11.10.2021

Curbing Violence: What Works

TCR Staff

The Trace, 11.10.2021

How Alcohol Is Linked to a Higher Risk for Gun Suicide

Tom Kutsch

The Conversation, 11.10.2021

Study paints a grim picture of what young gangsters think about violence and manhood

G. Nokukhanya Ndhlovu, Pius Tanga

The New Yorker, 11.10.2021

The Ship That Became a Bomb

Ed Caesar

The Atlantic, 11.10.2021

It’s Not Misinformation. It’s Amplified Propaganda.

Renée DiResta

The Conversation, 12.10.2021

‘Empathy machine’ or false hope? How virtual reality is being used to try to stop domestic violence

Stuart M Bender, Mick Broderick

EurekAlert!, 12.10.2021

Exposure to childhood adversity is linked to early mortality and associated with nearly half a million annual US deaths

Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health, 12.10.2021

The Shadowy, Homemade Weapons Community Just Keeps on Growing

Maik Baumgärtner, Alexander Epp, Roman Lehberger und Roman Höfner

New York Times, 13.10.2021

Supreme Court Seems Ready to Restore Death Sentence for Boston Marathon Bomber

Adam Liptak

TIME Magazine, 13.10.2021

He Was Shot by a Stranger but Treated Like a Criminal When He Reached the ER

Melissa Chan

The Conversation, 13.10.2021

Cannabis store openings in Canada only slightly affected the number of users

Michael J. Armstrong

Newsweek, 13.10.2021

Man to Be Hanged in Singapore for Trafficking Cannabis

Alexandra Schonfeld

Sky News, 13.10.2021

Antisemitism 'rife' on social media platforms like Instagram and TikTok, research finds

Rebecca Speare-Cole

The American Prospect, 13.10.2021

The Restaurant-to-Cannabis Pipeline

Lizzie Tribone

The Conversation, 13.10.2021

5 Australian COVID experts on receiving abuse and trolling amid the pandemic

Liam Petterson, Lucy Beaumont

The Conversation, 13.10.2021

How does smoking marijuana affect academic performance? Two researchers explain how it can alter more than just moods

Jason R. Kilmer, Christine M. Lee

The Conversation, 14.10.2021

3 years after legalization, we have shockingly little information about how it changed cannabis use and health harms

Daniel Myran

EurekAlert!, 14.10.2021

For 50 years, mass incarceration has hurt American families; here’s how to change it

EurekAlert!, 14.10.2021

Study discovers unique brain signature of intimate partner aggression

Virginia Commonwealth University

EurekAlert!, 14.10.2021

Special issue of Science: Criminal injustice

EurekAlert!, 14.10.2021

Facial recognition, cameras, other tools police use raise questions about accountability

University of California - Davis

Austin Chronicle, 15.10.2021

Hiring More Police Is Not a Great Way to Prevent Murders

Austin Sanders, 15.10.2021

Golden Visas for Refugees: “We Are Trading the Borders Away"

Leon Holly

Oregon Public Broadcasting, 15.10.2021

Dozens of Oregon law enforcement officers have been members of the far-right Oath Keepers militia

Jonathan Levinson

The Conversation, 15.10.2021

Death penalty can express society’s outrage – but biases often taint the verdict

Amelia Wirts

The Conversation, 15.10.2021

Tsarnaev Supreme Court appeal: Do unbiased jurors exist in an age of social media?

Thaddeus Hoffmeister

The Guardian, 15.10.2021

After David Amess’s death, MPs will feel the cold shiver of vulnerability

Rafael Behr

EurekAlert!, 15.10.2021

Study: Adolescents’ experiences with police have harmful repercussions for later life outcomes

American Society of Criminology

Cincinnati Enquirer, 16.10.2021

Tradition of domestic violence handed from one generation to the next

Anne Saker

The Ticker, 16.10.2021

Police stops for minor infractions fail to ‘protect and serve’

Maya Demchak-Gottlieb

The Conversation, 16.10.2021

David Amess killing: threats of violence and harassment have become commonplace for politicians

James Weinberg

New York Times, 16.10.2021

With Lawmaker’s Killing, U.K. Confronts a New Episode of Terrorism

Mark Landler, Megan Specia and Stephen Castle

New York Times, 17.10.2021

At Axel Springer, Politico’s New Owner, Allegations of Sex, Lies and a Secret Payment

Ben Smith

The Conversation, 17.10.2021

Trial of Ahmaud Arbery’s accused killers will scrutinize the use – and abuse – of ‘outdated’ citizen’s arrest laws

Seth W. Stoughton

Public Policy Institute of California, 18.10.2021

Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops

Magnus Lofstrom, Joseph Hayes, Brandon Martin, and Deepak Premkumar

Birmingham Mail, 18.10.2021

'Domestic abuse not seen as priority' - Criminologist blasts system as 13,000 'timed-out' cases dropped

Center for Immigration Studies, 18.10.2021

Panel Video: Are Immigrants Less Willing to Report Crime?

Mark Krikorian, Steven A. Camarota, Jessica M. Vaughan, Keith Harmon, and Bryan Griffith

MSF, 18.10.2021

Adding salt to the wound: Counter-terrorism and healthcare

The Conversation, 18.10.2021

Why Facebook and other social media companies need to be reined in

Kaitlynn Mendes, Jacquelyn Burkell, Jane Bailey, Valerie Steeves

The Spectator, 18.10.2021

The death of David Amess and the narcissism of the discourse

Sam Leith

The Conversation, 18.10.2021

Aged care staff urgently need training to report and prevent sexual assault

Joseph Ibrahim, Amelia Grossi, Daisy Smith, Meghan Wright

The Conversation, 19.10.2021

Is it even possible to regulate Facebook effectively? Time and again, attempts have led to the same outcome

Olga Kokshagina, Stan Karanasios

The Conversation, 19.10.2021

How a maximum security prison offers a pathway to academic excellence and a PhD

Christian Tietz

The Conversation, 19.10.2021

Adolescent dating violence affects 1 in 3, but murky policies mean most adults don’t know how to help

Deinera Exner-Cortens, Wendy Craig

Newswise, 19.10.2021

Baltimore’s No-Prosecution Policy for Low-Level Drug Possession and Prostitution Finds Almost No Rearrests for Serious Offenses

Johns Hopkins

EurekAlert!, 19.10.2021

Study aims to identify best remote support services for domestic violence and abuse survivors in COVID-19 pandemic

University of Birmingham

Kathimerini / New York Times, 19.10.2021

Town rattled by bow-and-arrow killings ponders terrorism and mental illness

Cora Engelbrecht and Henrik Pryser Libell

Police1, 19.10.2021

Research investigates factors that are related to accuracy during criminal investigations

Jean Cabell

The Conversation, 20.10.2021

Online abuse: banning anonymous social media accounts is not the answer

Harry T Dyer

The Conversation, 20.10.2021

Sarah Everard, police culture and the ‘masculinised’ workplaces we can all help change

Stephen Burrell, Nicole Westmarland, Sandy Ruxton

Wall Street Journal, 20.10.2021

Taliban Commander Who Launched Bombings in Kabul Is Now a Police Chief in Charge of Security

Saeed Shah

Reason, 20.10.2021

New Research Says Police in Schools Don't Reduce Shootings but They Do Increase Expulsions and Arrests

C.J. Ciaramella

The Crime Report, 20.10.2021

As Police Violence Increases, Civilians Less Likely to Call 911: Study

Andrea Cipriano

Thomson Reuters Foundation News, 20.10.2021

Pushback against AI policing in Europe heats up over racism fears

Arthur Neslen

New York Times, 20.10.2021

Detention of an Afghan at Guantánamo Bay Is Ruled Unlawful

Carol Rosenberg

New Statesman, 20.10.2021

Afghanistan shows the American dream of remaking the world is over

John Gray

New York Review of Books, 21.10.2021

The Human Costs of AI

Sue Halpern

Newswise, 21.10.2021

U.S. gun violence increased 30% during COVID-19 pandemic

Penn State College of Medicine

New York Times, 21.10.2021

Syria Executes 24 People for Setting Wildfires, Calling It ‘Terrorism’

Ben Hubbard

The Conversation, 21.10.2021

How do you spot a witch? This notorious 15th-century book gave instructions – and helped execute thousands of women

Melissa Chim

New York Times, 22.10.2021

‘Needle Spiking’ of Women in Britain Stirs Alarm Over New Kind of Assault

Megan Specia and Isabella Kwai

The Conversation, 22.10.2021

Hollywood’s love of guns increases the risk of shootings – both on and off the set

Brad Bushman, Dan Romer

New York Times, 22.10.2021

New Zealand Wants a 90% Vaccination Rate. Its Street Gangs May Hold the Key.

Natasha Frost

New York Times, 22.10.2021

Amanda Knox Was Exonerated. That Doesn’t Mean She’s Free.

Jessica Bennett

Washington Post, 23.10.2021

Inside Facebook, Jan. 6 violence fueled anger, regret over missed warning signs

Craig Timberg, Elizabeth Dwoskin and Reed Albergotti

New York Times, 23.10.2021

The Sheikh, the Businessman and a Hacking Mystery on 3 Continents

Barry Meier and Karan Deep Singh

The Conversation, 24.10.2021

Cyberattacks to critical infrastructure threaten our safety and well-being

Jason Jaskolka

Science, 24.10.2021

The sniff test

Peter Andrey Smith

New York Times, 25.10.2021

Officers to Testify About Eric Garner’s Death in Long-Delayed Inquiry

Troy Closson

Small Wars Journal, 25.10.2021

Corruption, Crime, and Gangs in Central America: Understanding the Root Causes

Jonathan D. Rosen

Newswise, 25.10.2021

Another threat from the climate crisis: Violent conflicts, including genocide, will worsen as countries compete for dwindling resources

Alex Alvarez

Newswise, 25.10.2021

Police Training Needs Urgent Reforms, New Report from American University Reveals

American University

Homeland Security Today, 25.10.2021

FBI Releases Updated 2020 Hate Crime Statistics

Eurozine, 25.10.2021

Prisoners of conscience

Myroslav Marynovych / Timothy Snyder

The Guardian, 25.10.2021

Banning anonymous social media accounts would only stifle free speech and democracy

Owen Jones

Boston Review, 25.10.2021

Who Owns Our Data?

Aziz Z. Huq

The Guardian, 26.10.2021

How the US fails to take away guns from domestic abusers: ‘These deaths are preventable’

Jennifer Gollan

Boston Globe, 26.10.2021

What zero tolerance of bullying might actually look like

The Guardian, 26.10.2021

Cases of police abusing role for sexual gain have risen sharply, says watchdog

Tom Ambrose

The Guardian, 26.10.2021

‘We are so divided now’: how China controls thought and speech beyond its borders

Lauren Hilgers

New York Times, 26.10.2021

Kyle Rittenhouse and the New Era of Political Violence

Charles Homans

The Conversation, 27.10.2021

Being Watched: How surveillance amplifies racist policing and threatens the right to protest — Don’t Call Me Resilient EP 10

Vinita Srivastava

The Conversation, 27.10.2021

From Tarantino to Squid Game: why do so many people enjoy violence?

Simon McCarthy-Jones

The Conversation, 27.10.2021

Violence and mental health are likely to get worse in a warming world

Dann Mitchell, Vikki Thompson

Washington Post, 27.10.2021

Oklahoma turns to Supreme Court after long-delayed executions are halted again

Kim Bellware

New York Times, 27.10.2021

To Rein In Abuse by the Police, Lawmakers Must Do What the Supreme Court Will Not

Barry Friedman and Maria Ponomarenko

The Conversation, 27.10.2021

Why student absences aren’t the real problem in America’s ‘attendance crisis’

Jaymes Pyne, Elizabeth Vaade, Eric Grodsky

The Conversation, 28.10.2021

State spending on anti-poverty programs could substantially reduce child abuse and neglect

Henry T. Puls, Paul J. Chung

The Conversation, 28.10.2021

More prison time for less crime, our swelling prisons are costing us dearly

Stephen King

EurekAlert!, 28.10.2021

‘I could be killed at any time’: The anguish of being wrongfully convicted of murder

University of California - Los Angeles

EurekAlert!, 28.10.2021

Only 27.5% of adult victims of child sexual abuse tell someone about the experience while still a child

University of Malaga

The Conversation, 28.10.2021

Drink spiking: why so little is still known about this horrifying trend

Lata Gautam

The New Republic, 29.10.2021

How Crime Stoppers Hotlines Encourage Sketchy Tips and Hurt Poor Defendants

Tana Ganeva

The Conversation, 31.10.2021

The Pandora Papers: How punishing tax cheats can serve as a deterrent

Tisha King

Washington Post, 31.10.2021

Threats and disinformation spread across the country in the wake of the Capitol siege, shaking the underpinnings of American democracy.

Washington Post, 31.10.2021

For 187 harrowing minutes, the president watched his supporters attack the Capitol — and resisted pleas to stop them.

Washington Post, 31.10.2021

As Trump propelled his supporters to Washington, law enforcement agencies failed to heed mounting warnings about violence on Jan. 6.

Dallas Morning News, 31.10.2021

We need a West Point for cops

New York Times, 31.10.2021

Why Many Police Traffic Stops Turn Deadly

David D. Kirkpatrick, Steve Eder, Kim Barker and Julie Tate