by Carimah Townes Mar 23, 2016
The City of Brotherly Love keeps stopping and frisking people, but rarely find anything.
by Carimah Townes Sep 2, 2015
NYPD officers are still penalized for blasting the city's quota system.
by Sam P.K. Collins Jun 19, 2015
"The results of our study suggest that the notion of racial battle fatigue could be a very real phenomenon that might explain how individuals can go from the experience of racism to the experience of a serious mental health disorder."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Oct 17, 2014
The consequences of over-policing extend beyond issues of civil liberties.
by Amelia Rosch Oct 9, 2014
African Americans make up less than a quarter of Boston's population but almost two thirds of recorded police stops.
by Nicole Flatow Jul 22, 2014
Blacks in the city are 2.5 times more likely to be stopped than whites, and 3.1 times more likely to be frisked.
by Aviva Shen Jan 30, 2014
Mayor Bill de Blasio officially moved to drop the appeal of stop-and-frisk on Thursday and started hammering out the details of the reform process.
by Aviva Shen Jan 16, 2014
The NYPD has drastically reduced its stop-and-frisk program under pressure, but the controversial practice is gaining traction in other cities.
by Nicole Flatow Dec 23, 2013
Officer Wilson Gonzalez admitted he was wrong to frisk a father going to pick up his son for walking in and out of a building, and had no basis for issuing him a summons, either.
by Nicole Flatow Dec 18, 2013
The findings from one of the first prosecutions for wrongful stop-and-frisks paints a story of NYPD abuse.