June 29, 2020
By ALEXANDER WEISS, CHICAGO TRIBUNE The idea of “defunding” the police has sparked a great deal of discussion in recent weeks. Proponents of this approach [...]
June 29, 2020
The only time in recent history police departments saw significant layoffs was during the Great Recession, when as many as 15,000 officer positions were lost as a result of the downturn. “Most people predicted Armageddon,” Weiss says, “but it didn’t happen…life went on.”
June 11, 2020
“For a number of people, the institution of police is simply not legitimate. We’ve been talking about reform for all these years and nothing seems to happen,” said Alexander Weiss, an expert on police staffing.
June 9, 2020
Support For Defunding The Police Department Is Growing. Here’s Why It’s Not A Silver Bullet. By Simone Weichselbaum and Nicole Lewis, June 06, [...]
May 20, 2020
In 2019 Alexander Weiss Consulting partnered with Hillard Heintze to conduct a study of disparity in the discipline process in the Oakland California [...]
January 3, 2020
In May 2019, Alexander Weiss Consulting, LLC was engaged to prepare a staffing plan for the Baltimore Police Department as a part of [...]
November 24, 2019
Our firm partnered with the Puerto Rican firm Vision to Action to conduct a comprehensive staffing analysis for the 12,000-member Puerto Rico Police […]
October 24, 2019
Our firm will work the Baltimore Police Department to develop a staffing plan. We have done similar work in Albuquerque and Seattle.