Kami Chavis Simmons
Professor of Law
Location: Worrell 3322
- Subverting Symbolism: The Matthew Shepard-James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act and a Cooperative Federalism Approach to Enforcement of Federal Hate Crimes Legislation, Am. Crim. L. Rev. (Georgetown University School of Law) (forthcoming, November 2012).
- Beginning to End Racial Profiling: Definitive Solutions to an Elusive Problem, 18 Wash. & Lee J. Civ. Rts. & Soc. Jus. 25 (2012).
- Cooperative Federalism and Police Reform: Using Congressional Spending Power to Promote Police Accountability, 62 Ala. L. Rev. 2 (2011).
- New Governance and the New Paradigm of Police Accountability: A Democratic Approach to Reforming Local Law-Enforcement Agencies, 59 Cath. U. L. Rev. 373 (2010).
- The Politics of Policing: Ensuring Stakeholder Participation in the Federal Reform of Local Police Practices, 98 The Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology 489 (2008).
- 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.