Radio & Podcast Interviews
NPR All Things Considered (Nov. 2021) -- Why Voters Rejected Plans to Replace the Minneapolis Police Department
WCCO with Chad Hartman (Sept. 2021) -- Dr. Michelle Phelps on Minneapolis Policing
MPR News with Angela Davis (May 2021) -- Police and Traffic Stops: When Should Officers Pull Drivers Over?
The TakeAway (April 2021) -- What's Next for the Minneapolis Police Department?
Dialogue Minnesota (June 2020) -- What Does "Dismantling" the Police Really Mean?
KERA NEWS (April 2019) -- Forget The Petty Theft Hullabaloo. Creuzot's Probation Reform Will Affect More People
Access Minnesota (Feb. 2018) -- Rise of Probation
Access Minnesota (April 2017) -- Criminal Justice Reform
Access Minnesota (July 2016) -- Racial Bias in Policing
Print Media Interviews
Time Magazine (May 2022) -- Two Years After George Floyd's Murder, Minneapolis Is Still Struggling to Redefine Policing
Independent (March 2022) -- From George Floyd to Amir Locke, have Minneapolis Police Learned Nothing?
Star Tribune (Feb. 2022) -- Crime in the Crosshairs as Major Minnesota Legislative, Campaign Focus in 2022
Guardian (Jan. 2022) -- Trial Begins of Three Ex-Police Officers Present at George Floyd Murder
AP News (Jan 2022) -- Do Minnesota Cases Show it's Getting Easier to Convict Cops?
The Conversation (Nov. 2021) -- Why Voters Rejected Plans to Replace the Minneapolis Police Department
Star Tribune (Sept. 2021) -- Minnesota Poll: Most Minnapolis Voters Want Reform, Not Fewer Cops (reprinted in PBS/Frontline)
New Yorker (July 2021) -- Derek Chauvin's Trial and George Floyd's City
New Republic (May 2021) -- The Justice Department Is Getting Back Into the Business of Police Oversight. Will It Matter?
CNN (April 2021) -- Minnesota's Twin Cities Are Once Again the National Flashpoint over Race and Policing
WaPo (April 2021) -- As Derek Chauvin’s Former Bosses Line Up To Condemn Him, ‘Policing in America is On Trial’
Independent (April 2021) -- ‘The World is Watching’: The Fight for Minneapolis Police Reform
LeMonde (April 2021) -- Mort de George Floyd
Liberation (April 2021) -- Affaire George Floyd
BBC News Mundo (April 2021) -- George Floyd
Star Tribune (April 2021) -- After Duante Wright's Killing, Criticism of 'Pretextual' Traffic Stops Grows
Minnesota Reformer (April 2021) -- Stop the Car Stops
Star Tribune (March 2021) -- Chauvin Case Draws Inevitable Comparisons to Another High-Profile Police Murder Trial (Reprinted for FRONTLINE)
MN Daily (Dec. 2020) -- University Researchers Recommend Policing Changes Beyond Reform in North Minneapolis
CQ Researcher (Oct. 2020) -- Police Under Scrutiny - Can Law Enforcement Restore Public Trust?
Associated Press (Aug. 2020) -- GOP Portrayal of Urban Mayhem Doesn’t Always Match Reality
Star Tribune (Aug. 2020) -- Minneapolis police face staffing challenges as violence rises
MN Daily (July 2020) -- What does changing the Minneapolis city charter mean for public safety?
Star Tribune (June 2020) -- Killing of George Floyd shows that years of police reform fall far short
LeMonde (June 2020) -- Mort de George Floyd : à Minneapolis, le démantèlement de la police s’annonce plus compliqué que prévu
WaPo (June 2020) -- Protests spread over police shootings. Police promised reforms. Every year, they still shoot and kill nearly 1,000 people
WaPo (May 2020) -- Minneapolis struggled with police violence and adopted reforms. ‘And yet, George Floyd is still dead.’
Philly Enquirer (Oct. 2019) -- The Probation Trap: Living in Fear
MN Daily (Oct. 2018) "Increase in reported sexual assaults, according to University safety report"
Star Tribune (Nov. 2018) “Latest numbers: Crime recedes in most parts of Minneapolis”
PolitiFact Wisconsin (Sept. 2018) “Tony Evers supports cutting prison population 50%, but releasing thousands of violent criminals?”
Star Tribune (Aug. 2018) -- Release of Blevins Video Exposes Divide Between Police, Communities of Color
AP (Aug. 2018) -- FACT CHECK: Walker Right on Wisconsin Prison Population
MinnPost (Aug. 2018) -- Many Questions, Few Answers, As Minneapolis Council Takes Up Proposal To Change Police Oversight
USA Today (May 2018) -- At Santa Fe High School, Police Had an Active-Shooter Plan
MN Daily (March 2018) -- Stadium Village Rally Calls for UMPD to Disarm
Star Tribune (April 2018) -- With Few Women in Top Spots, Minneapolis Police Face a Challenge Diversifying Force
Star Tribune (Feb. 2018) -- Maplewood Police Says Study Shows They are Unbiased
TC Daily Planet (Jan. 2018) -- Principles of Less Eligibility: The Human Cost of Prison Labor
Next City (Dec. 2017) -- Parole and Probation Reform Is Bigger Than Meek Mill
MN Daily (Oct. 2017) -- UMPD Expands Community Engagement Team
MN Daily (Oct. 2017) -- UMPD Joins Other Campus Police to Discuss College Free Speech Issues
Portland Tribune (July 2017) -- Probation Innovation Stymied by Lack of Data
MinnPost (June 2017) -- Why Tiny Polk County Sends So Many People to Prison
Star Tribune (April 2017) -- Female Police Officers' De-escalation Skills Changing Tone in Minneapolis
MN Daily (March 2017) -- Minneapolis Police Create New Division for Community Outreach
Yes! Magazine (March 2017) -- Defunding Police: How Antiracist Organizers Got Seattle to Listen
Star Tribune (Jan. 2017) -- Frustration Grows with Minneapolis Police Psychological Screening Process
MinnPost (Dec. 2016) -- Minneapolis is Hiring More Police Officers. Here's Why Some Advocates Argue That Won't Make the City Any Safer
MN Daily (Oct. 2016) -- Report: Total crimes Increased in Minneapolis Last Year
Chicago Reporter (Aug. 2016) -- Police Liability Insurance Measure Goes to Court in Minneapolis
FiveThirtyEight (July 2016) -- Why Are So Many Black Americans Killed By Police?
Pioneer Press (July 2016) -- St. Anthony Police Data Shows Disproportionate Arrests of Blacks
MN Daily (July 2016) -- Police Accountability Petition Advances
MN Daily (July 2016) -- Philando Castile Shooting Shows Reality of Racial Bias in Law Enforcement Says Obama, Gov. Dayton
MN Daily (June 2016) -- Dayton Backs Revised Police Body Cam Bill
MN Daily (February 2015) -- Mpls. Unveils Group for Police Conduct Oversight
Star Tribune (Dec. 2014) -- Twin Cities Forum Explore Racial Bias, Police Tactics
Star Tribune (Nov. 2014) -- Small-Time Arrests Down as Mpls. Police Shift Focus
Wake Mag (Nov 2014) -- Minneapolis Police Department Testing Officer Body Cameras
Wake Mag (Nov 2013) -- Alert: This is a Desensitizing, Vague Message about Crime