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  • Police Training Institute challenges police recruits' racial biases

    U. of I. Police Training Institute director Michael Schlosser has spent more than a decade studying police interactions with minority communities and testing new approaches to improve the dynamic. The PTI trains recruits from about 500 police departments in the state of Illinois.

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  • Editor’s notes:

    To reach Michael Schlosser, call 217-333-2337; email
    To reach Helen Neville, call 217-244-6291; email

    The paper “Improving Policing in a Multiracial Society in the United States: A New Approach” is available online and from the U. of I. News Bureau.