stop and frisk trial
A federal judge ruled last month that the NYPD's use of stop and frisk was unconstitutional and amounted to widespread racial
Real safety comes from a police department that follows the law and respects people's fundamental rights, building trust with communities rather than undermining it. This week's historic ruling is a tremendous step in the right direction.
"No one should live in fear of being stopped whenever he leaves his home to go about the activities of daily life," she wrote
A judge has ruled that the NYPD's controversial use of the stop-and-frisk tactic violated the rights of thousands of New Yorkers. Judge Shira Scheindlin's decision Monday called for a federal monitor to watch over the police department to ensure cops are in compliance with the constitution.
A judge has ruled that the NYPD's controversial use of the stop-and-frisk tactic violated the rights of thousands of New
If Mayor Michael Bloomberg was trying to stem the criticism of his constitutionally suspect stop-and-frisk policy over the
Those marijuana arrests seem to fly in the face of recent moves toward reform on the part of Bloomberg and Police Commissioner
Police officers in court repeatedly claimed that the stopped witnesses fit a description of crime suspects. But Hoff Varner
"I think certainly with all of the criticism they are refining it more, that is only natural," said Reppetto. "Nobody has
Mayor Michael Bloomberg unleashed a 45 minute tirade in defense of the police tactic, accusing those who support legislation