The Impact of Drivers’ Race, Gender, and Age During Traffic Stops

  title={The Impact of Drivers’ Race, Gender, and Age During Traffic Stops},
  author={Rob Tillyer and Robin S. Engel},
  journal={Crime \& Delinquency},
  pages={369 - 395}
Recent research has demonstrated that minority drivers receive disparate traffic stop outcomes compared with similarly situated White drivers. This research, however, is often not grounded within a theoretical framework and fails to examine specific combinations of driver demographics. This study addresses those shortcomings by examining research questions based on the social conditioning model and investigating the relationship between specific combinations of drivers’ race/ethnicity, gender… 

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