Stories by David J. Krajicek

David J. Krajicek (@djkrajicek) writes about crime, justice and civil rights for AlterNet, the New York Daily News, the Crime Report and other outlets. subscribe to David J.  Krajicek's feed

Posted on: Sep 28, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Politicized crime laws enacted in response to atrocities are almost always expensive failures.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Trump’s law-and-order scaremongering is working, but it’s based on complete lies.

Posted on: May 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Scientists are scouring data to identify bad-seed cops. Maybe the simpler route would be to ask the chiefs.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The lead poisoning of children in Flint is only the latest example of environmental racism in the U.S.

Posted on: Jun 14, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The mushrooming prison population is a political ticking timebomb.

Posted on: Jun 1, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Want to see more cooperation between the parties? Be careful what you wish for.

Posted on: May 21, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Police pursuit rage is an overlooked factor in recent stories about brutal cop encounters with citizens.