Governor’s Crime Commission

Crime Commission publishes new figures on domestic violence in North Carolina

BY: - March 6, 2023

A new report from the state’s Criminal Justice Analysis Center sheds light on the prevalence of domestic violence in North Carolina. Analysts broadened their definition of domestic violence as they gathered the data for the report. Researchers classified all crimes against people committed by current or former intimate partners or family members as domestic and […]

Monday numbers: Stopping school shootings before they happen

BY: - September 5, 2022

Behind state efforts to prevent targeted mass shootings After the massacre of 17 people at a high school in Parkland, Florida, in 2018, Gaston County Sheriff Alan Cloninger visited his alma mater, Carr Elementary, in Dallas, North Carolina. What had once seemed innocuous design choices looked to Cloning like security risks that could be exploited […]