“To effectively combat human trafficking, we must reduce demand and hold sex buyers accountable,” says state Attorney General Maura Healey, commenting on 29 arrests of men from big cities and tony suburbs..
Educators responded after an earlier survey found that more than 20 percent of female undergraduates had suffered sexual assault or misconduct. Some wonder if the Trump administration will continue the Obama presidency’s focus on the issue.
Mexican drug lord El Chapo Guzmán protests the conditions of his confinement in 10 South, the most secure wing of the federal jail in New York City.
Stephen Sinclair, a 28-year agency veteran, is chosen to lead a department that mistakenly released thousands of prisoners, two of who committed murders.
Pennsylvania State University criminologist Doris MacKenzie and James K. (Chips) Stewart of the CNA Corporation, former director of the National Institute of Justice, were named this year’s winners of the Distinguished Achievement Award in Evidence-Based Crime Policy by the Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy at George Mason University.