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Nypd Stop and Frisk Trial

NYPD Officer Speaks Out Against Stop And Frisk

Posted 10.08.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A New York City police officer is speaking out against the department's stop-and-frisk policy in a new video. Adhyl Polanco, an officer...

This Is What Happens When I Don't Tweet About Tacos (Expanded Thoughts on a Few of My Tweets)

Kal Penn | Posted 10.15.2013 | Politics
Kal Penn

It was a mistake to try to casually engage in 140 characters with folks who I thought understood my background and beliefs; instead, folks misunderstood this as a strong advocation of something entirely different. I feel terrible about that and am sorry.

Putting an End to the Stop-and-Frisk Debate

David Nocenti | Posted 10.06.2013 | New York
David Nocenti

The "not guilty" verdict in the Trayvon Martin case has further heightened the ongoing debate about the NYPD's stop-and-frisk practices, because of the clear parallels between how young men of color are viewed and treated.

Stop and Frisk: Finally a Decent Day in Court for the City

Dominic Carter | Posted 06.18.2013 | New York
Dominic Carter

It comes as no surprise: The top NYPD official that ran stop and frisk supports the highly controversial police tactic as an effective law enforcement tool.

Ray, Where Art Thou?

Len Levitt | Posted 06.15.2013 | New York
Len Levitt

The most intriguing question of the current stop and frisk trial is why Police Commissioner Ray Kelly is not testifying.

Matt Sledge

Retired NYPD Chief Claims Stop And Frisk Not A Form Of Racial Profiling | Matt Sledge | Posted 04.10.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- The man who was until last month the highest-ranking uniformed officer in the NYPD claimed in court on Wednesday, during the federal trial...

Why NYPD's 'Stop And Frisk' Policy Angers Gay Groups

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A number of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) advocacy groups sounded off on allegations that people of color were being targeted by the N...