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Title: Favela Rising
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Call Number: DVD 2009-235
Description: Documents how former drug-trafficker Anderson Sa and Jose Junior's Grupo Cultural AfroReggae are working to unite a Rio slum against a violent drug industry and police oppression through the usage of music as an instrument for change.
Keywords: Brazil; Music; Gangs

Title: From Prison to Home
Series Title / Date: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2011-132
Description: Experiences of four black ex-inmates over the course of a year with employment, housing, addiction, family, and participation in the nontraditional African American Program for parolees.
Keywords: Prisons

Title: Ghosts of Attica
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Call Number: DVD 2009-107
Description: An account of America's most violent prison rebellion including interviews with inmate Frank Black, Smith guard Mike Smith, attorney Elizabeth Fink, and others. Narrated by Susan Sarandon.
Keywords: Brad Lichtenstein; Police; Security

Title: Good Cop, Bad Cop
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Call Number: VCR 2003-3
Description: Examines the relationship between police and the citizens they serve.
Keywords: Police-Community Relations

Title: Herman's House
Series Title / Date: 2012
Call Number: DVD 2014-31
Description: Injustice of solitary confinement is explored as the movie follows the unlikely friendship between Jackie Sumell, a New York artist, and Herman Wallace, one of America's most famous inmates, as they collaborate on an acclaimed art project.
Keywords: Documentary; Art; Prisons

Title: Hidden Traps & Secret Compartments
Series Title / Date: Pat McCarthy's Street Cop Video Training Series
Call Number: DVD 2008-101
Keywords: Police Training; Drug Traffic

Title: History of American Corrections
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Call Number: VCR 2004-148
Description: The 200-year evolution of a vital part of the criminal justice system.
Keywords: Prisons

Title: History of Policing in America: All in a Day's Work
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Call Number: VCR 2004-105
Description: History of American police from 1800s to the present.
Keywords: Police: History

Title: Internal Affairs
Series Title / Date: American Justice
Call Number: VCR 2004-103
Description: Internal Affairs investigations of police officers in New York City, Atlanta, Chicago, and San Diego.
Keywords: Police Corruption

Title: It's Not Okay: Speaking Out Against Youth Violence
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Call Number: DVD 2009-153
Description: High school students offer their perspective on violence and its day-to-day impact. Topics discussed include the causes of violent behavior, effects of dysfunctional families, bullying, mob mentality, and the fear of being killed going to and from school.
Keywords: Juvenile Offendors; Crime