SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 044: Law and In/Justice: Police Encounters
Room: Fifth Avenue Suite

Sponsor: Law and Society

Organizer &

Presider:  ,


“#Sayhername: The Criminal Black Woman Stereotype and Police Traffic Stops of Black Women Pre- and Post-Sandra Bland,” Akiv Dawson and Shannell Thomas, Howard University

“Officer Involved Shootings of Latinos: The Importance of Moving beyond the Black and White Binary,” Robert J. Durán, Texas A&M University

“Pervasive Penality: How the Criminalization of Homelessness Perpetuates Poverty,” Chris Herring, University of California, Berkeley and Dilara Yarbrough, San Francisco State University

“Police Democratization as a Driver of Urban Inequality in Buenos Aires, Argentina,” Leslie E. MacColman, University of Notre Dame

“Police Use of Force: Practices, Policies, and the Law,” Wornie Reed, Virginia Tech