7 Pages Posted: 3 Jun 2011
This short essay, written for a symposium on the television series, "The Wire," uses a particular scene to discuss the show's treatment of the human and moral complexities of criminal justice work.
Keywords: criminal law, police, popular culture, The Wire, criminal procedure, law enforcement
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Sklansky, David Alan, Confined, Crammed, and Inextricable: What The Wire Gets Right. Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 8, No. 2, p. 473, 2011; UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 1856574. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1856574