Favela RisingSeries Title / Date:
| Call Number: ||DVD 2009-235Description: ||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; GangsTitle: |
From Prison to HomeSeries Title / Date:
|2008Call Number: ||DVD 2011-132Description: ||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: ||PrisonsTitle: |
Ghosts of AtticaSeries Title / Date:
| Call Number: ||DVD 2009-107Description: ||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; SecurityTitle: |
Good Cop, Bad CopSeries Title / Date:
|Call Number: ||VCR 2003-3Description: ||Examines the relationship between police and the citizens they serve.Keywords: ||Police-Community RelationsTitle: |
Herman's HouseSeries Title / Date:
|2012Call Number: ||DVD 2014-31Description: ||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; PrisonsTitle: |
Hidden Traps & Secret CompartmentsSeries Title / Date:
|Pat McCarthy's Street Cop Video Training SeriesCall Number: ||DVD 2008-101Description: ||Keywords: ||Police Training; Drug TrafficTitle: |
History of American CorrectionsSeries Title / Date:
|Call Number: ||VCR 2004-148Description: ||The 200-year evolution of a vital part of the criminal justice system.Keywords: ||PrisonsTitle: |
History of Policing in America: All in a Day's WorkSeries Title / Date:
|Call Number: ||VCR 2004-105Description: ||History of American police from 1800s to the present.Keywords: ||Police: HistoryTitle: |
Internal AffairsSeries Title / Date:
|American JusticeCall Number: ||VCR 2004-103Description: ||Internal Affairs investigations of police officers in New York City, Atlanta, Chicago, and San Diego.Keywords: ||Police CorruptionTitle: |
It's Not Okay: Speaking Out Against Youth ViolenceSeries Title / Date:
| Call Number: ||DVD 2009-153Description: ||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 |