Ottawa Police Service Traffic Stop Race Data Collection Project II


Project Summary:

This research project provides an evidence-based comparative analysis of three subsequent years of race data collected by Ottawa Police following the landmark 2013 2015 ‘racial profiling’ study in Ottawa.

Project Description:

This is a three-year follow-up data analysis following the largest ‘racial profiling’ study ever conducted in Canada. The goals of the race data collection project II is the assess the differences in police-citizen relations by comparing the race disproportionalities in traffic stops in the city of Ottawa over a six-year period, and to provide recommendations for Ottawa Police Services in conjunction with the goal of bias-neutral policing.

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Funded

Project Role:
Co-Principle Investigator

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Canada

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Jun
2016
End Date:
Oct
2019

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Ottawa Police Service and City of Ottawa
50000
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