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John Jay in the Media is an e-publication of the Office of Marketing and Communications that informs the campus community about the impressive coverage that our faculty, staff, students and alumni frequently receive in the media. The newsletter includes links to highlights of John Jay College's media coverage.

 

 

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WINS-AM • August 4, 2021

1010 WINS-AM

Attorney Dmitriy Shakhnevich, a constitutional law professor at John Jay, gave an in-depth interview on the criminal charges Governor Cuomo might be facing for sexual harrassment and why it would be difficult to prosecute.

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Court TV (WFTX-DT5) • August 4, 2021

Crime Time (Part 1)

Adjunct Assistant Professor and former NYPD Sergeant Special Assignment Dr. Keith Taylor commented on a violent interaction between a police officer and a parolee and whether it warrants departmental reform.

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Court TV (WFTX-DT5) • August 4, 2021

Crime Time (Part 2)

Adjunct Assistant Professor and former NYPD Sergeant Special Assignment Dr. Keith Taylor commented on whether artificial intelligence used in video footage by police investigators to solve crimes violates a citizen's right to privacy.

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NewsNation • August 6, 2021

Banfield (Part 2)

Assistant Professor and retired NYPD homicide detective Alfred Titus analyzed and commented on a violent interaction between Los Angeles police officers and an individual high on meth and armed with a knife.

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NewsNation • August 6, 2021

Banfield (Part 1)

Assistant Professor and retired NYPD homicide detective Alfred Titus analyzed and commented on a physical altercation between Louisville police officers and a suicidal individual armed with a gun.

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WHYY-FM • August 7, 2021

WHYY (Radio)

Professor and Director of the National Network for Safe Communities David Kennedy criticized gun buyback programs as a strategy to reduce gun violence.

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WINS-AM • August 10, 2021

1010 WINS-AM

Attorney Dmitriy Shakhnevich, a constitutional law professor at John Jay, discussed the possibility of civil and criminal charges against Governor Cuomo for sexual misconduct.

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WPIX-TV • August 10, 2021

PIX11 News at 6 with Tamsen Fadal and John Muller

Associate Professor of Public Management Nicole Elias commented on what Governor Cuomo's resignation means for workplace harassment cases.

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WABC-TV • August 11, 2021

Eyewitness News First at 4

Associate Professor of Political Science Susan Kang discussed Kathy Hochul's career before becoming Governor of New York following Andrew Cuomo's resignation and how she can cement her legitimacy and support for her governorship.

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Spectrum News NY1 • August 11, 2021

Inside City Hall

Associate Professor of Political Science Susan Kang discussed the challenges ahead for Kathy Hochul's governorship, who she should select as Lieutenant Governor, and Cuomo's legacy.

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Court TV (WFTX-DT5) • August 11, 2021

Crime Time (Part 1)

Adjunct Assistant Professor and former NYPD Sergeant Special Assignment Dr. Keith Taylor discussed use of force in an incident where Providence police officers used pepper spray on a civilian and how Cleveland police can investigate the fatal shooting of a teen inside his home.

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Court TV (WFTX-DT5) • August 11, 2021

Crime Time (Part 2)

Adjunct Assistant Professor and former NYC Department of Correction Assistant Commissioner Dr. Keith Taylor commented on his experiences with successfully reformed formerly incarcerated individuals and the employment and housing crisis they face when they come home.

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Court TV (WFTX-DT5) • August 13, 2021

Crime Time (Part 2)

Adjunct Assistant Professor and former NYPD Sergeant Special Assignment Dr. Keith Taylor explained why new police mobile crime unit vehicles are necessary and how police can track down armed robbery suspects. He also commented on how police can investigate missing persons.

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Court TV (WFTX-DT5) • August 13, 2021

Crime Time (Part 1)

Adjunct Assistant Professor and former NYPD Sergeant Special Assignment Dr. Keith Taylor explained how police determine whether a crime was being committed and how Wyoming police handled the detainment of a Black realtor during a home viewing.

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Uncommon Descent • August 1, 2021

Science Mag's hit on Michael Behe's new book Darwin Devolves avoids his main point

Author Michael Behe responded to Biology Professor Nathan Lents' 2019 Science magazine review of his book "Darwin Devolves."

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Practice Source • August 1, 2021

NYSBA Convenes Emergency Task Force on Mandatory COVID Vaccination and Safeguarding Public Health

Adjunct Professor Lisa Hayes is a member of the New York State Bar Association Task Force which is putting forward recommendation on mandatory Covid-19 vaccinations.

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San Francisco Chronicle • August 1, 2021

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Voters trust feelings on crime, not statistics

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Jeffrey Butts, Director of the Research and Evaluation Center at John Jay, explained how voters are often misled by politicians on crime statistics.

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The Pantagraph • August 1, 2021

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Police should allow media use of scanners

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Assistant Professor of Public Policy and attorney Adam Scott Wandt advised on how police can securely give media access to live scanner traffic.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette • August 1, 2021

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Video still withheld on police-shot teen Case raises transparency questions

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A toolkit for prosecutors and communities dealing with officer-involved civilian fatalities — produced by the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution at John Jay College, was cited. Alissa Marque Heydari, Deputy Director of the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution, explained how these cases are handled.

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Pauta (CL) • August 1, 2021

Covid-19: la nueva evidencia que hace temible la variante Delta

Associate Professor of Economics J.W. Mason's blog post on inflation was cited.

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Davis Vanguard • August 1, 2021

Experts Suggest Time to Be 'Going Beyond Cities' to Bring Fairness to Criminal Justice System

The Institute for Innovation in Prosecution at John Jay College (IIP) announced the formation of the Beyond Big Cities program, where prosecutors from more than a dozen different states will work together to bring reforms in the criminal justice system in smaller rural communities.

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Bloomberg • August 1, 2021

Millennials Getting Raises Have Retiring Boomers to Thank

Associate Professor of Economics J.W. Mason co-authored a paper on alternative measures for potential employment in the United States.

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New York Post Online • August 1, 2021

NYPD cop assigned to combat gun violence shot by gang member, Dermot Shea says

Former NYPD Sergeant and Adjunct Professor Joe Giacalone criticized City Council and the NYS Legislature for the release of an alleged gang member who reportedly shot an NYPD officer.

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New York Post • August 2, 2021

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Tall Order, Even for Adams

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Former NYPD Sergeant and Adjunct Professor Joe Giacalone commented on the the release of an alleged gang member who reportedly shot an NYPD lieutenant.

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City Limits • August 2, 2021

NY Prison Arts and Reentry Programs Persist Throughout Pandemic

A 2011 study from John Jay College of Criminal Justice on the positive results of the Rehabilitation Through the Arts' program in several correctional facilities was cited.

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Gothamist - WNYC-FM • August 2, 2021

Brooklyn DA Releases Massive Trove Of Internal Documents On NYPD Misconduct

Adjunct Assistant Professor and former NYPD Sergeant Special Assignment Dr. Keith Taylor commented on Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez's release of more than 10,000 internal documents on NYPD misconduct allegations and findings.

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artnet • August 2, 2021

'All We Want Is Some Respect': Overworked Museum Guards at the Met Say They're Being Asked to Do More Work With Less Help Than Ever

Professor of Art Crime Erin Thompson discussed how the role of museum guards at the Metropolitan Museum of Art has changed.

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New York Post Online • August 2, 2021

NYPD releases disturbing video of 'coordinated' Queens mass shooting

John Jay student Ismael Chamoro described his near-death encounter after a shooting in Corona wounded 10 people.

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Forbes • August 3, 2021

Cuomo's Crisis Deepens With Release Of NY Attorney General's Report

Psychology Professor Elizabeth Jeglic explained how leaders accused of sexual misconduct should respond.

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WTIC-AM Online • August 3, 2021

Criminal Justice Expert Says Police Intervention Only Part Of Solution To New York City's Gun Violence

Jeffrey Butts, Director of the Research and Evaluation Center at John Jay College, explained the various societal factors New York City must address in order to combat gun violence.

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Library Journal • August 3, 2021

U.S. History: Nonfiction Previews, Feb. 2022, Pt. 2

Professor of Art Crime Erin Thompson's forthcoming book, "Smashing Statues: The Rise and Fall of America’s Public Monuments," was previewed. It is set to release February 2022.

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WTVJ-TV Online • August 3, 2021

'Clear Brutality' by Miami Beach Officers in Video: Law Enforcement Experts

Adjunct Assistant Professor and former NYPD Sergeant Special Assignment Dr. Keith Taylor analyzed and commented on footage of five Miami Beach officers beating two men in a hotel lobby.

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CommonDreams.org • August 3, 2021

Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill 'Doubling Down on Support for Carbon Polluters' With $25 Billion in Subsidies, Critics Warn

Associate Professor of Economics Christian Parenti discussed decarbonization efforts and the fossil fuel industry.

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Arizona Daily Star • August 4, 2021

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Gas stations can be sued for selling to drunken drivers

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Professor Candace McCoy explained the theory behind the New Mexico Supreme Court decision that finds gas station retailers civilly liable for selling gas to intoxicated drivers.

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Evolution News • August 4, 2021

It's "Racist" to Invite Condemnation of Racism

David Klinghoffer, a Senior Fellow at Discovery Institute and the editor of Evolution News & Science Today, responded to John Jay Biology Professor Nathan Lents' accusations of racism.

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INSIDER • August 4, 2021

Police could sue anyone who hurts their feelings under a New York county's 'diabolical' new bill, according to a constitutional law expert

Professor of Constitutional Law Gloria J. Browne-Marshall explained why a new Nassau County bill that would allow police officers to sue protesters is problematic.

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CodePink Radio • August 5, 2021

Episode 103: Empire, Racism, & Propaganda: Preventing the US's War on China

Associate Professor of Economics Zhun Xu gave an in-depth interview on his experience as an academic in both China and the United States, and analyzed the Western discourse surrounding Xinjiang and Hong Kong.

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Republic World • August 5, 2021

New York's Nassau County passes bill that allows police to sue civilians; draws backlash

Professor of Constitutional Law Gloria J. Browne-Marshall explained why new Nassau County bill that would allow police officers to sue protesters is problematic.

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Capital Gazette Online • August 5, 2021

Baltimore Police said they had no choice but to shoot and kill Timothy Fleming. But the incident still leaves a grieving family behind.

Professor Emeritus Delores Jones-Brown commented on the Baltimore police's shooting of Timothy Fleming, after he threatened his fiancee with a knife in their home.

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FactCheck.org • August 5, 2021

The Facts on Capitol Police's Tampa Office

Professor Emeritus Dorothy M. Schulz's article in City Journal, which was highly critical of the Capitol Police's field office plan, was cited.

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Sun - The Sun Online • August 6, 2021

Parents shouldn't let kids use Snapchat, cybersecurity expert warns

Assistant Professor of Public Policy and attorney Adam Scott Wandt discussed the challenges investigators face in gathering evidence against child predators on Snapchat.

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GeekRoom • August 6, 2021

Petri Byrd officiates at Finn and Steffy's B&B wedding

John Jay alumnus Petri Byrd, who served as the bailiff on the syndicated courtroom drama JUDGE JUDY, played an officiant on the soap opera "The Bold and the Beautiful."

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Reason Online • August 6, 2021

The Pandemic Showed Home Detention Works

Adjunct Lecturer Jillian Snider, Director of Criminal Justice and Civil Liberties at R Street Institute, co-wrote an article explaining why home detention under the right circumstances is cheaper and more effective than prison.

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The Courier-Journal • August 7, 2021

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Feds offer $50K reward in case; Local FBI, ATF seek help in finding anyone responsible for deputy's killing

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Chair of the Department of Law, Police Science and Criminal Justice Administration Professor Maria “Maki” Haberfeld commented on the murder of Jefferson County Sheriff's Office Deputy Brandon Shirley, who was shot while wearing his uniform off-duty.

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Associated Press • August 7, 2021

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Letter may have led to Justice Dept. review

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Professor of Criminal Justice and former Florida police officer Dennis Kenney explained the limitations of the Justice Department's “pattern or practice” investigation which examines whether there is a pattern or practice of unconstitutional or unlawful policing.

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WHYY News • August 7, 2021

N.J. hosting four gun buybacks this weekend across the state

David Kennedy, criminal justice professor and executive director of the National Network for Safe Communities at John Jay College, explained why gun buyback programs are ineffective as a crime deterrent.

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The Daily Beast • August 7, 2021

The NRA's Gun Safety Program for Kids Has Imploded

Chair of the Department of Public Management and Professor Warren Eller explained shooting statistics this year and over the past 20 years.

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The Daily Beast • August 8, 2021

Prosecutors Look at Trump's Ice Rink Man

Professor of Public Management and former Assemblyman Dan Feldman discussed the case against the Trump Organization's top financial officer Allen Weisselberg.

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FindLaw • August 9, 2021

Illinois Says Police Interrogators Must Stop Lying to Minors

Psychology Professor Saul Kassin's New York Times op-ed on Senate Bill S324, which would would bar police deception in the interrogation room, was cited in an article on police interrogations.

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Crime Report • August 9, 2021

Can Women Police Chiefs Change Law Enforcement's 'Warrior' Culture?

Professor Emeritus Dorothy M. Schulz wrote an essay on the resignations of top women police chiefs.

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City Land • August 10, 2021

GUEST COMMENTARY: City Turns Back on Rational Zoning

John Jay librarian and historian Jeffrey Kroessler wrote an article on how zoning harms residents of historic districts.

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Al Jazeera America Online • August 10, 2021

What's next for disgraced New York Governor Andrew Cuomo?

Professor Andrew Sidman, chair of the Political Science Department, commented on if Governor Cuomo can recover politically, after an investigation found that he sexually harassed 11 female employees.

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Boston Review Online • August 10, 2021

Beyond Neoliberal Trade

Associate Professor of Economics J.W. Mason co-wrote an article on neoliberal trade.

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Penn State News • August 10, 2021

Education graduate helps people impact communities in New York City | Penn State University

Christina Walker, a graduate of the Integrated Undergraduate-Graduate program at Penn State College of Education, was profiled for her work as a manager of fellowship initiatives at John Jay College's Institute for Justice and Opportunity.

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Crosscut • August 10, 2021

Despite credibility issues, WA cops find police jobs elsewhere

Alissa Marque Heydari, Deputy Director of the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution, discussed why any type of dishonesty in an officer's background is problematic.

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WDRB-TV Online • August 10, 2021

Key anti-violence program making progress but still not up and running in Louisville

Last October, the City of Louisville announced they will implement the Group Violence Intervention initiative (GVI), created by David Kennedy, Director of the National Network for Safe Communities.

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New York Online • August 10, 2021

America's Inflation Debate Is Fundamentally Confused

Associate Professor of Economics J.W. Mason gave an in-depth interview on what the mainstream media gets wrong about inflation and why socialists should find encouragement in the first seven months of the Biden presidency.

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Herald-Sun Online • August 11, 2021

'There's nobody coming': Durham man says he called 911 four times with no response

Professor Charles Jennings, Director of the Christian Regenhard Center for Emergency Response Studies, commented on the staffing shortages at the Durham 911 center.

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Crime Report • August 12, 2021

'Our Hands are Tied': Cops Join Struggle Against Progressive DAs

Alissa Heydari, Deputy Director of the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution (IIP) at John Jay College, commented on the power struggle between tough-on-crime advocates and progressive prosecutors.

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Police 1 • August 13, 2021

Peter Moskos on strategies to reduce violent crime

Professor Peter Moskos discussed the strategies cities and communities can deploy to address the rise in violent crime.

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The Chief • August 13, 2021

The Front Line Behind Bars

Adjunct Assistant Professor and former NYC Department of Correction Assistant Deputy Warden Marc Bullaro wrote a letter to the editor criticizing Correction Commissioner Vincent Schiraldi for failing to keep jails safe.

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The Trace • August 13, 2021

Birmingham's Young Mayor Promised to Radically Rethink Criminal Justice. Then Shootings Spiked.

The National Network for Safe Communities' review of the Birmingham Violence Reduction Initiative (BVRI) was cited in an article on gun violence prevention programs in Birmingham.