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Will a Trump Presidency Mean More Police Abuse?

The week earlier this month that the district attorney in Charlotte, N.C. determined that the…

Broken Windows Policing: Why the Absurd Policy Should Stop

Although fair policing is without a doubt a national issue, New York City has positioned…

Poll Shows Big Racial Gap in View of Police

Large Chasm With How Whites, Blacks View Police

Race plays a major role in how Americans view the police, a new poll shows.…

NYPD to Undergo Force Training, Will Change Culture

Just months after the choking death of Eric Garner at the hands of New York…

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Scholars Weigh In on Ending Mass Incarceration

Highly controversial and widely discriminatory policing tactics known as “Stop and Frisk” don’t have to…

The City Where Blacks Suffer Under 'Stop and Frisk on Steroids'

Miami Gardens: The Stop and Frisk Capital of the Country

While the Donald Sterling story makes national headlines, the ongoing police harassment and brutality in…

What I Learned About Stop-and-Frisk From Watching My Black Son

My Black Son’s Experience Taught Me about Stop and Frisk

The father of an African-American son, Christopher Smith — a White man — shares his…

What Stop-and-Frisk Means to the Descendants of Slaves

The Link Between Stop and Frisk and Slavery

Stop and frisk, and other policies encouraging racial profiling, is related to the idea that…

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Decrease of Stop and Frisk Continues in NYC

The number of police stops in New York City has continued its steep decline in…

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16 Year Old’s Testicles Ruptured After Stop and Frisk

A case of alleged police brutality has a West Philadelphia community rallying behind a 16-year-old…