Zachary Kaufman, Legal academic, political scientist, and social entrepreneur

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“Police Policing Police”

Title: “Police Policing Police”

Conference: Law & Society Association: 2021 Annual Conference

Panel: “To Protect and Serve: Examining Policing and Community Engagement”


  • Chair: Vincent Southerland (New York University School of Law)
  • Discussant: Vincent Southerland (New York University School of Law)
  • Participants:
    • Zachary D. Kaufman (University of Houston Law Center)
    • Tony Cheng (Yale University)
    • Wenqi Yang (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
    • James Willis (George Mason University)
    • Clare Torrible (University of Bristol)

Panel Description: “This panel examines efforts to improve police-community interactions, accountability, and use of discretionary authority. Issues explored and discussed will include the police use of force social control, the challenges of police engagement within various contexts, and the duty of police to intervene. The panel will also explore the impact of policing on neighborhood control and neighborhood mobilization in international contexts.”

Date: May 30, 2021

Time: 11 am – 12:45 pm CT

Venue: Online