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Kami Chavis Simmons

Professor of Law

Phone: 336.758.5726
Location: Worrell 3322


Other Publications

  • Stakeholder Participation in the Selection and Recruitment of Police: Democracy in Action, St. Louis Univ. Pub. L. Rev. (forthcoming, November 2012)
  • Justice for Trayvon Martin and James Craig Anderson Federal Hate Crimes Legislation and the Case for Cooperative Federalism, Huffington Post, April 2, 2012.
  • Legitimacy and Law Enforcement in Minority Communities: A New Dialogue, Trial Briefs, NC Advocates for Justice Publication (October 2011).
  • New Orleans Probe Demonstrates Need for Implementing Systemic Reforms Within Nation's Police Departments, Huffington Post, August 8, 2011.
  • Rifts Remain Between Minorities and Police Officers: Disagreement Between Crowley and Gates Ignites Lasting Debate, Winston-Salem Journal, August 4, 2009, at A10.


  • Race, Power or Politics? Debunking the Myths About the Causes of Police Brutality and Corruption
  • Police Corruption in the United States and Lessons from Abroad.