Erick Laming

Doctoral student in Criminology at the University of Toronto focusing on police use of force and accountability.

Erick is a doctoral student in Criminology and Sociolegal Studies at the University of Toronto. His research is focused around the police use of force, accountability, and police-community relations. Erick's background is Algonquin First Nation and his research looks at Aboriginal-Canadians' experiences with the police. He is also interested in how new technology impacts law enforcement decision-making such as body-worn cameras and Tasers. He can be reached at