Ayo Laniyonu

Senior Research Scientist

 Ayo Laniyonu joins Center for Policing Equity from the American Bar Foundation in Chicago, where he was an ABF-NSF-LSA Doctoral Fellow, and from the University of California, Los Angeles, where he is completing a PhD in political science and a MA in statistics. Ayo’s research explores the effect of municipal inequality on policing outcomes and behavior, the effect of police contact on political behavior, and compares policing in the US, UK, and Canada.