2017 Urban Research Awards: Crime, Race, & Politics

July 31st, 2017

Examining the Role of Crime, Race, & Politics in City‐Level Crime Control Outputs

Assistant Professor Shea Cronin

Assistant Professor Shea Cronin

Assistant Professor Shea Cronin will develop and analyze a new data set on city‐level crime control outputs, primarily focused on expenditures, discretionary arrest activity levels and racial disparities in discretionary arrest levels, in the context of local economic inequality, racial segregation and constituent policy preferences.