News and Digital Media

Spartan News Room. “Michigan Prison Recidivism Declines as Vocational Skills Rise,” March 18, 2022. The Crime Report. “All is Not Forgiven,” March 14, 2022. The Conversation. “Criminal Justice Researcher Examines the Needs of Marginalized Groups that Often Go Ignored,” March 9, 2022. WTOP News. “Derek Chauvin's Sentencing is Just the Beginning,” July 16, 2021. WILX News 10. “News 10 at 11pm,” June 25, 2021. The Crime Report. “Can U.S. Policing Be Saved,” May 17, 2021. WTOP News. “The FBI investigates a deadly police shooting one day after the Derek Chauvin verdicts were read,” April 28, 2021. Detroit Free Press – “What's next to fix policing in Michigan after the verdicts in George Floyd's murder trial?” April 25, 2021. Politico Magazine – “21 Experts on What the Verdict Means – and Where to Go From Here,” April 21, 2021. Detroit News – “'Justice won': Detroit leaders, experts hail guilty verdicts for Chauvin,” April 20, 2021. CBS News – “Voters approve police reform measures across the country” November 9, 2020. The Charger Bulletin – “Author Jennifer Cobbina speaks to university students about protests changing America,” November 2, 2020. Iowa City Press-Citizen. “Race, policing experts talk history of policing, what 'defunding' means and more in UI panel,” October 17, 2020. Clever – “What does American police reform actually look like?” August 19, 2020. UMSL Daily – “Alumna Jennifer Cobbina discusses the growth of the Black Lives Matter movement as seen in this summer’s protests, August 17, 2020. CBS News – “Flash grenades, rubber bullets and pepper balls: A look at "less than lethal" devices that can sometimes be fatal,” June 4, 2020. Wired – “How US police used military tactics to turn peaceful protests violent,” June 4, 2020. The New York Times – “Facing Protests Over Use of Force, Police Respond With More Force,” May 31, 2020. Independent – “Derek Chauvin: Despite murder charge, FBI inquiry could be more serious for ex-officers in George Floyd killing, experts say,” May 31, 2020. Newsy – “After More Violent Protests, Minnesota Officials Ask For Calm,” May 29, 2020. El Mercurio – “Muerte de afroamericano a manos de la policía aviva tensiones raciales en EE.UU,” May 29, 2020.