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Defunding Police: Realistic or Fantasy

This talk examines the current discussion to defund police departments in reaction to the recent violent deaths of citizens while in police custody. A particular emphasis is placed on how police are trained, but more importantly, the importance of police supervision to controlling police-citizen violent confrontations. A discussion of how defunding police departments affects police operations is also provided.


Dr. Stan Stojkovic

Dr. Stan Stojkovic is former Dean of the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare and current member of the criminal justice and criminology department at UWM. He has spent over 40 years working with police departments and correctional agencies addressing ... read more

Date: Fri, Feb 12, 2021

Delivery Method: Live Online

Time: 10-11:15am CT

Platform: Zoom

Instructor: Dr. Stan Stojkovic

Fee: $10

Enrollment Limit: 300

Program Number: SPRI:316

Registration Deadline: Jan 12, 2021

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