Professor David Carter quoted in recent Christian Science Monitor article

In a recent article entitled “How could federal assistance lower Chicago’s homicide rate?”, Dr. David Carter was quoted “The Chicago homicides are a product of many factors including gang violence and drug trafficking – while some have expressed that police have not been proactive due to the ‘Ferguson effect,’ there is simply insufficient evidence to know whether that’s true,”  He further explains “I am not discounting it, we just don’t know if it exists and its effect if it does exist.”

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Dr. David Carter’s expertise is in the areas of policing issues, violent crime control, law enforcement intelligence and counterterrorism.  He has also led a Department of Justice research project into police departments that were most successful in resolving homicide investigations.