David Thacher

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Jun 29, 2016
David Thacher spoke with Sarah Childress of PBS Frontline about “The problem with “broken windows” policing.” The piece[...]
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Feb 24, 2016
On Monday, February 22, the Ford School hosted “21st Century Policing: Lessons from Cincinnati,” as part of the[...]
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The last place David Thacher expected to uncover a largely overlooked policing philosophy—one highly relevant to today’[...]
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I had to really drum up interest a decade ago; nobody gave a rip,” says David Thacher of his course, “Thinking about[...]
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Dec 04, 2015
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Policy Talks @ the Ford School
Please join experts Washtenaw County Sheriff Jerry Clayton; Professor of Law Barry Friedman, New York University; and Jessica Gillooly, PhD Candidate of the Ford School, in a panel moderated by Ford School Faculty David Thacher for a panel examining racial bias in emergency calls.
2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:20 pm
Critical Race Theory Discussion Series
Diversity, equity, and inclusion at the Ford School
David Thacher, associate professor of Public Policy and associate professor of urban planning from the Ford School of Public Policy, will facilitate the fourth installation of the Critical Race Theory Discussion Series on “Civil Rights and Mass Incarceration”.
2019 - 11:45 am to 12:50 pm

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Associate Professor of Public Policy; Associate Professor of Urban Planning
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