In the wake of the recent conviction of Derek Chauvin and the police killing of Daunte Wright, a new nationwide survey by BSG sheds light on the factors that contribute to public safety and reveals an overwhelming public support to reallocate police funds for a wide range of public safety proposals. The research also illuminates American’s perceptions around police accountability and de-escalation training.
How police budgets should be reallocated to improve public safety
Americans’ feelings about police accountability and where perceptions differ by race
Law enforcement on television and in the media, and how that shapes perceptions of the police and influence individual behavior