“The Road to Hell is Paved with Coercive Benevolence”: A Review of “Down, Out & Under Arrest”

IN Down, Out & Under Arrest: Policing and Everyday Life in Skid Row, Forrest Stuart chronicles his experiences on Los Angeles’s Skid Row — a downtown neighborhood widely considered the United States’s homeless capital — where he embedded himself from 2007 to 2012 to conduct field research