by Emily Atkin Posted on January 3, 2015
Some have argued that bans on hoodies will only exacerbate the problem of racial profiling.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on October 30, 2014 Updated: October 30, 2014
“I will order Sheriff Arpaio to take the training," U.S. District Court Judge Murray Snow said. "I will order that today.”
by Amelia Rosch Posted on October 9, 2014
African Americans make up less than a quarter of Boston's population but almost two thirds of recorded police stops.
by Amelia Rosch Posted on September 15, 2014
African American drivers in Connecticut are more than twice as likely to get pulled over, but 77 percent of contraband found during traffic stops belongs to white drivers.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on September 2, 2014 Updated: September 4, 2014
The man was arrested at a Moral Mondays rally.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on August 19, 2014
In the wake of Michael Brown's death, many are calling for mandatory police body cams. But that won't necessarily prevent future police shootings.
by Judd Legum Posted on June 28, 2014
"Put your hand behind your back right now. I’m going to slam you on this car."
by Christie Thompson Posted on June 8, 2014 Updated: June 9, 2014
Less than 20 miles from the country's most bike-friendly city, cops allegedly beat and tasered a man they pulled over for "bicycle violations."
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 21, 2014
A police officer personally drove Alex Valenzuela to federal immigration officials after suspecting that he's undocumented.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on January 2, 2014
The cost to combat systemic racial profiling of Latinos by an anti-immigration sheriff’s office will cost taxpayers more than $20 million over the next two years, according to documents submitted by the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office in Arizona.