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

Mirage News Science, 01.07.2021

Public demand for stricter policing method

New York Times, 01.07.2021

Bill Cosby’s Release From Prison, Explained

Charlie Savage

Undark Magazine, 01.07.2021

Understanding a Terrorist’s Brain

EurekAlert!, 01.07.2021

Between fear and confidence

The Conversation, 01.07.2021

Modern slavery: how consumers can make a difference

Deirdre Shaw, Andreas Chatzidakis, Michal Carrington

The Guardian, 01.07.2021

Bill Cosby’s release is exactly why rape survivors don’t come forward

Moira Donegan

Teen Vogue, 01.07.2021

Rising Crime in Cities Like Chicago Should Not Lead to More Policing

Takenya Nixon Brail

The Conversation, 01.07.2021

Human behaviour: what scientists have learned about it from the pandemic

University of St Andrews

The Conversation, 01.07.2021

Borderlands in West Africa are ungoverned: why this is bad for security

Ernest Toochi Aniche, Chris Changwe Nshimbi, Inocent Moyo

CNN, 02.07.2021

What the overturned Cosby verdict means to survivors of sexual assault

John Duffy

PsyPost, 03.07.2021

New study indicates conspiracy theory believers have less developed critical thinking abilities

Eric W. Dolan

Computer Weekly, 03.07.2021

Berlin court finds EncroChat intercept evidence cannot be used in criminal trials

Bill Goodwin

The Guardian, 03.07.2021

‘Excited delirium’: how a disputed US term found its way to Australian deaths-in-custody inquests

Royce Kurmelovs

The Intercept, 03.07.2021

Orange County Prosecutors Operate “Vast, Secretive” Genetic Surveillance Program

Jordan Smith

The Guardian, 04.07.2021

Early kick-offs linked to more alcohol abuse and violence in the home

Michael Savage

EurekAlert!, 05.07.2021

New method to identify dirt on criminals can lead to prosecution

EurekAlert!, 05.07.2021

New method to identify dirt on criminals can lead to prosecution

The New Yorker, 05.07.2021

What Makes a Cult a Cult?

Zoë Heller

Market Research Telecast, 06.07.2021

Why cyber gangsters extort ever higher ransom money with ransomware

New York Times, 06.07.2021

A Mental Health Crisis Is Not a Crime

Phillip Atiba Goff and Katie Porter

The Conversation, 06.07.2021

‘Landmark’ verdicts like Chauvin murder conviction make history – but court cases alone don’t transform society

Jennifer Reynolds

Devdiscourse, 06.07.2021

Scientists develop new locating system to identify movements of criminals

Los Angles Review of Books, 06.07.2021

Antiracism in the Contemporary University

GerShun Avilez, David Sterling Brown, Kristina Huang, Brittany S. Hull, Kian Kelley-Chung, Temptaous Mckoy, Megan Peiser, Emily Yoon Perez, Robbie Richardson, Cecilia D. Shelton, Keely Toledo,Xine Yao

Newsweek, 06.07.2021

So You Want to Defund the Police? Here are 5 Questions to Answer

Nancy La Vigne and Cynthia Lum

Southern Poverty Law Center, 06.07.2021

Extremists at the Border: How the Far Right Exploits the Migrant Crisis, Targets Humanitarian Organizations and Peddles Nativist Fears

Freddy Cruz

BBC News, 06.07.2021

Rape victims still face police phone trawl, says commissioner

Tom Symonds

The Crime Report, 06.07.2021

What COVID-19 Can Teach Us About Curbing Gun Violence

Matthew Mangino

Washington Post, 06.07.2021

Is opening more strip clubs one way to reduce sex crimes?

Riccardo Ciacci and Maria Micaela Sviatschi

The Crime Report, 06.07.2021

Ankle Monitors Tether Wearers to the Carceral System: Study

Andrea Cipriano

statista.com, 06.07.2021

Crypto Ransom Payments Skyrocketed in 2020

Felix Richter

The Conversation, 07.07.2021

Holding the world to ransom: the top 5 most dangerous criminal organisations online right now

Roberto Musotto, Brianna O'Shea, Paul Haskell-Dowland

The Conversation, 07.07.2021

Incels are surprisingly diverse but united by hate

Michael Halpin

Newsweek, 07.07.2021

Amid Calls to Defund Police, Departments Struggle to Finance Cybersecurity

Alex J. Rouhandeh

Wall Street Journal, 07.07.2021

YouTube’s Search Algorithm Directs Viewers to False and Sexualized Videos, Study Finds

Tripp Mickle

Seattle Times, 07.07.2021

How a Minnesota man made a career out of anonymously amplifying dark conspiracy-theory plots

Shawn Boburg

Seattle Times, 07.07.2021

How a Minnesota man made a career out of anonymously amplifying dark conspiracy-theory plots

Shawn Boburg

New York Times, 08.07.2021

The Police Called It An Accident. She Turned to 1-800-Autopsy.

Erika Hayasaki

The Conversation, 08.07.2021

Treat illegal drug use as health issue, says UK government review – here’s why

Ian Hamilton

EurekAlert!, 08.07.2021

US saw surge in firearm purchases and violence during first months of COVID-19 pandemic

University of California - Davis Health

New York Times, 08.07.2021

How California Will Investigate Police Killings

Jill Cowan

New York Times, 08.07.2021

Germany Apologized for a Genocide. It’s Nowhere Near Enough.

Kavena Hambira and Miriam Gleckman-Krut

London Free Press, 09.07.2021

Half of young cannabis users in new Western study admit to driving high

The Conversation, 09.07.2021

No evidence links autism with terrorism, but ill-judged statements and headlines will lead to stigma

Rachel Moseley

EurekAlert!, 09.07.2021

Interactive police line-ups improve eyewitness accuracy - study

University of Birmingham

Study model explores impact of police action on population health, 09.07.2021

Study model explores impact of police action on population health

Jake Ellison

The Guardian, 09.07.2021

Pandemic gun violence surge was not linked to rise in gun sales, study finds

Lois Beckett

New York Times, 09.07.2021

How Should We Do Drugs Now?

Michael Pollan

Washington Post, 09.07.2021

The anatomy of a ransomware attack

Gerrit De Vynck, Rachel Lerman, Ellen Nakashima and Chris Alcantara

Verfassungsblog, 09.07.2021

Visibility and Crime at Sea

Itamar Mann & Julia Mourão Permoser

Washington Post, 09.07.2021

The anatomy of a ransomware attack

Gerrit De Vynck, Rachel Lerman, Ellen Nakashima and Chris Alcantara

Verfassungsblog, 09.07.2021

Visibility and Crime at Sea

Itamar Mann & Julia Mourão Permoser

Washington Post, 10.07.2021

‘Fear on top of fear’: Why anti-gun Americans joined the wave of new gun owners

Marc Fisher, Miranda Green, Kelly Glass and Andrea Eger

Washington Post, 10.07.2021

‘Fear on top of fear’: Why anti-gun Americans joined the wave of new gun owners

Marc Fisher, Miranda Green, Kelly Glass and Andrea Eger

EurekAlert!, 12.07.2021

Marijuana legalization linked to temporary decrease in opioid-related emergency visits

University of Pittsburgh

EurekAlert!, 12.07.2021

Officers' tone of voice reflects racial disparities in policing

American Psychological Association

EurekAlert!, 12.07.2021

Marijuana legalization linked to temporary decrease in opioid-related emergency visits

University of Pittsburgh

EurekAlert!, 12.07.2021

Officers' tone of voice reflects racial disparities in policing

American Psychological Association

New York Times, 12.07.2021

Boyz N the Hood’ at 30: A Vivid Examination of Racism at Work

Lawrence Ware

Discover Magazine, 13.07.2021

The Science of Spotting a Liar

Sophie Putka

New York Times, 13.07.2021

The War That Made Our World

Ross Douthat

The Conversation, 13.07.2021

As the Taliban surges across Afghanistan, al-Qaeda is poised for a swift return

Greg Barton, Alfred Deakin

The Conversation, 14.07.2021

A better way to regulate online hate speech: require social media companies to bear a duty of care to users

Katharine Gelber

The Conversation, 14.07.2021

Safe at home? We need a new strategy to protect older adults from violent crime

Joseph Ibrahim

Washington Post, 14.07.2021

Opinion: Mass incarceration is bad law enforcement policy. It’s bad for the economy, too.

Jennifer Rubin

The Nation, 14.07.2021

The Violence of Latinx Erasure Starts With Undercounting Victims

Roberto Lovato

Times Colonist, 14.07.2021

Montrealers can access the first interactive map to self-report police stops

New York Times, 14.07.2021

Treatment for gun injuries costs more than $1 billion a year, federal watchdog says.

Aishvarya Kavi

EurekAlert!, 14.07.2021

Teasing out the impact of Airbnb listings on neighborhood crime

PLOS

atlantablackstar, 14.07.2021

‘I Will Never Understand It’: New Study Examining Police Officers’ Tone of Voice Reveals They Show Less ‘Respect’ When Pulling Over Black Men

Angelina Velasquez

Washington Monthly, 14.07.2021

The Vexing Obstacle to Police Reform: A Cop’s Miserable Life

Gordon Witkin

New York Times, 14.07.2021

Inspector General Says F.B.I. Botched Nassar Abuse Investigation

Juliet Macur and Michael Levenson

The Atlantic, 14.07.2021

One by One, My Friends Were Sent to the Camps

Tahir Hamut Izgil

EurekAlert!, 15.07.2021

New meta-analysis finds cannabis may be linked to development of opioid use disorders

Society for the Study of Addiction

https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2021-07/cajr-tip071521.php, 15.07.2021

Study: Incarcerated people placed in solitary confinement differ significantly from others in prison population

Crime and Justice Research Alliance

New York Times, 15.07.2021

The Developing World Is a Tinderbox

Farhad Manjoo

Edmonton Journal, 15.07.2021

Opinion: Follow the science in evaluating those found not criminally responsible

Jeremy Cheng

New York Times, 15.07.2021

It Seems Odd That We Would Just Let the World Burn

Ezra Klein

Financial Times, 15.07.2021

What survivors know 10 years on from Norway’s Utoya massacre

Richard Milne and Andrea Gjestvang

Washington Post, 15.07.2021

Opinion: This historian predicted Jan. 6. Now he warns of greater violence

Dana Milbank

The Conversation, 15.07.2021

Why have South Africans been on a looting rampage? Research offers insights

Guy Lamb

New York Times, 15.07.2021

He Paid His Subway Fare. Then He Was Tasered by the Police.

Jonah E. Bromwich and Ed Shanahan

Washington Post, 16.07.2021

Illinois is first state in U.S. to ban police from lying to minors during interrogations

Bryan Pietsch

Newsweek, 16.07.2021

Ex-Trump Official Says GOP Greater National Security Threat to U.S. Than ISIS, Al Qaeda

Jason Lemon

New York Times, 17.07.2021

Why People Are So Awful Online

Roxane Gay

New York Times, 17.07.2021

Back to Militias, the Chaotic Afghan Way of War

Back to Militias, the Chaotic Afghan Way of War

New York Times, 17.07.2021

What Do Police Know About Teenagers? Not Enough

Meryl Davids Landau

EurekAlert, 19.07.2021

Inadequate protection for women and girls seeking refuge in Germany

University of Göttingen

The Independent, 19.07.2021

Norway's July 22, 2011, terror attack: a timeline

The Guardian, 19.07.2021

Revealed: leak uncovers global abuse of cyber-surveillance weapon

Stephanie Kirchgaessner, Paul Lewis, David Pegg,Sam Cutler,Nina Lakhani and Michael Safi

The New Yorker, 19.07.2021

The German Experiment That Placed Foster Children with Pedophiles

Rachel Aviv

Harper's Magazine, 19.07.2021

Hard Bargain

Daniel Brook

Newswise, 20.07.2021

Childhood Exposure to Gun Violence Increases Risk of Violent Behavior as Adults

University of Michigan

Newswise, 20.07.2021

Deterrence Against Terrorist Attacks in Sports-Mega Events: A Method to Identify the Optimal Portfolio of Defensive Countermeasures

Society for Risk Analysis (SRA)

EurekAlert, 20.07.2021

75% of sexual assault survivors have PTSD one month later

University of Washington School of Medicine/UW Medicine

New York Times, 20.07.2021

Constant but Camouflaged, Flurry of Cyberattacks Offer Glimpse of New Era

Max Fisher

The Guardian, 20.07.2021

French minister’s phone shows traces linked to NSO spyware

Angelique Chrisafis, Stephanie Kirchgaesner

The Conversation, 21.07.2021

Cyber-attacks: what is hybrid warfare and why is it such a threat?

Christian Kaunert

EurekAlert, 21.07.2021

Researchers develop tool that may help in understanding inaccuracy in eyewitness testimony

University of Toronto

EurekAlert, 21.07.2021

Firms connected to the Mafia have lower profitability and more likely to go bust

Bocconi University

EurekAlert, 21.07.2021

Study uncovers factors linked to radical attitudes and intentions

EurekAlert, 21.07.2021

Study uncovers factors linked to radical attitudes and intentions

EurekAlert, 21.07.2021

Cybercrime bill to rise during pandemic

Flinders University

CyberWire, 21.07.2021

The recent history of ICS attacks. Four reports on novel or evolving cyber threats. Updates from Project Pegasus.

CyberWire staff

New York Times, 21.07.2021

‘Incel’ Is Charged With Plotting to Shoot Women, U.S. Says

Michael Levenson

BBC News, 22.07.2021

Pegasus spyware seller: Blame our customers, not us, for hacking

Joe Tidy

The Conversation, 22.07.2021

Spyware: why the booming surveillance tech industry is vulnerable to corruption and abuse

Christian Kemp

The Conversation, 22.07.2021

Utøya massacre 10 years on: what has changed in Norway?

Craig Jackson

PerthNow, 22.07.2021

Police more nuanced in interactions: study

Karen Sweeney

Sentinel Colorado, 22.07.2021

Idaho Springs cop used Taser on 75-year-old in body camera footage video

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Denver Post, 22.07.2021

Body cam shows Colorado police officer use Taser on 75-year-old man, place knee on his neck

EurekAlert!, 23.07.2021

Policing the digital divide: How racial bias can limit Internet access for people of color

University of Pennsylvania

New York Times, 23.07.2021

The Supreme Court Needs to Be Cut Down to Size

Jamelle Bouie

spiegel.de, 23.07.2021

Catastrophic Flooding Spotlights Germany’s Poor Disaster Preparedness

Florian Gathmann, Hubert Gude, Christoph Hickmann, Christiane Hoffmann, Martin Knobbe, Philipp Kollenbroich, Roman Lehberger, Marcel Rosenbach, Jonas Schaible und Christoph Seidler

Montclair Local News, 24.07.2021

Montclair activists: You may find police abolition isn’t what you think

DIEGO JESUS BARTESAGHI MENA

Madison Leader Gazette, 24.07.2021

What Improves the Chances of Solving a Murder?

Shawn Utley

Washington Post, 24.07.2021

Dating app trips up another Capitol riot suspect, one accused of hitting police with whip

María Luisa Paúl

Washington Post, 24.07.2021

‘Some are still suffering’: Months after Capitol riot, police who fought the mob contend with physical, psychological pain

Peter Hermann

Newsweek, 24.07.2021

Rodney Alcala, Serial Killer Who Appeared on 'Dating Game,' Dies in Prison

Natalie Colarossi

New York Times, 24.07.2021

The Most Influential Spreader of Coronavirus Misinformation Online

Sheera Frenkel

BBC News, 25.07.2021

'You'd walk out if your husband hit you - you can't when it's your child'

Sarah McDermott, BBC News