Crime experts go after Trump’s distain for rule of science and law in all things criminal

Criminology Leaders Assail Trump for Uniformed Policy Initiatives

This multi-level rebuke covers: ( from the Crime Lab Report )

“In its statement [ASC] the board focused on the areas of immigration, crime trends, the federal government’s role in police reform, and “draconian punishments.”

The Washington Post article from March 23, 2017. (Obviously predates the current Comey/FBI/Trump contretemps

17 board members of the ACS (American Society of Criminology) are a bunch of heavy hitters. Their annual meeting is in Philadelphia November 2017 and is themed “Crime, Legitimacy and Reform: Fifty Years after the President’s Commission.”

Here is the ACS statement about Trump as a ‘policy maker’.




About csidds

Dr. Michael Bowers is a long time forensic consultant in the US and international court systems.
This entry was posted in criminal justice, criminal justice reform, junk forensic science, US Crime labs and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s