Public Safety & Justice

David Brown's Career Highlights Difficulties of Reforming Police

The Dallas police chief was hailed as a national leader, yet his own cops wanted him to quit.

The Upside of Police Chiefs' Recent Departures

They’re stepping down in cities across the country, opening up opportunities for major change.

Bucking Trends, Death Penalty Wins Voters' Support in 3 States

Americans' support for capital punishment has been waning, but you wouldn't know that by looking at Tuesday's election results.

Voters Across the Country Get Tough on Guns

As Congress and legislatures stall on the issue, voters are doing what they can to keep firearms out of the hands of dangerous people.

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