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Stop and Frisk Lawsuit

Another Blog Against Stop And Frisk

Reuters | Posted 03.11.2015 | Crime

By Joseph Ax NEW YORK, Jan 8 (Reuters) - New York City's police department has agreed to reform its stop-and-frisk practices in publi...

Christopher Mathias

New York City Can Finally Move Ahead With Stop-And-Frisk Settlement

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Mathias | Posted 11.02.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Lawmakers and advocates rejoiced Friday after a federal appeals court refused to allowNew York City police unions to intervene in the city...

Christopher Mathias

City Leaders Say Police Unions Have Obstructed Stop-And-Frisk Reform

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Mathias | Posted 10.15.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK -- It’s a story Nicholas Peart has told many times. On his 18th birthday, he walked to a Brooklyn McDonald’s with his cousin and a friend...

INFOGRAPHIC: The Stop-And-Frisk Election

The Huffington Post | Chris Mathias And Inae Oh | Posted 11.11.2013 | New York

Every New York City mayoral candidate has had to answer one question: What would you do about stop and frisk? [SCROLL DOWN FOR INFOGRAPHIC] On o...

10 Things You Should Know About This Week's Stop and Frisk Decision

Kate Rubin | Posted 10.15.2013 | New York
Kate Rubin

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.

Stop-And-Frisk Criticism A Boost For De Blasio?

Posted 08.13.2013 | New York

A majority of likely voters in the Democratic primary for New York City mayor believe the NYPD's use of stop-and-frisk tactics is "excessive" and hara...

Cameras On Cops? It Worked In California

| Posted 10.13.2013 | New York

By Patrick Wall, Jeff Mays and James Fanelli NEW YORK CITY — The NYPD opposes court-ordered plans to equip its patrol cops with video cameras,...

Six Bogus Things Bloomberg Said About Stop And Frisk

Gothamist | Posted 10.13.2013 | New York

Yesterday Mayor Bloomberg, NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly, and Corporation Counsel Michael Cardozo gathered at City Hall to excoriate the recent federal ...

Judge Rules Against Stop And Frisk

Posted 08.12.2013 | New York

A judge has ruled that the NYPD's controversial use of the stop-and-frisk tactic violated the rights of thousands of New Yorkers, The New York Times r...

NOT SO GOOD AT MATH AND LOGIC

The New York Times | Posted 07.02.2013 | New York

If Mayor Michael Bloomberg was trying to stem the criticism of his constitutionally suspect stop-and-frisk policy over the weekend, he took a rather s...

NYPD Made 400,000 Stops Of Innocent Blacks, Latinos In 2012

The Huffington Post | Matt Sledge | Posted 08.23.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A new analysis of the New York City Police Department's stop-and-frisk practice found that it resulted 400,000 stops of innocent black and...

Drop In Stop And Frisks, Drop In Shootings

Newsday | Anthony M DeStefano | Posted 07.07.2013 | New York

The number of people questioned under New York City's controversial stop-and-frisk policy dropped by 51 percent in the first quarter of 2013 compared ...

NYPD Cop Testifies In Stop-And-Frisk Trial

Newsday | Chau Lam | Posted 05.29.2013 | New York

An NYPD officer who stopped, questioned and frisked a black man trying to open a front door of a house with keys in 2008 testified Thursday that he sa...

Matt Sledge

Man At Center Of Stop And Frisk Trial Takes The Stand

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 03.19.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A man whose name could go down in history books took the stand Monday in first day of the federal trial of New York City's stop and frisk ...

Matt Sledge

Woman: I Was Arrested For Criticizing Stop-And-Frisk

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 03.14.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A New York City woman filed a lawsuit on Wednesday alleging that she was arrested for criticizing the New York Police Department's stop-an...

Matt Sledge

Stop-And-Frisk Case Could Be 'Trial Of The Century'

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 03.15.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- The lawyers suing the New York Police Department over its stop-and-frisk policy said the federal case's March 18 court date will kick off ...

John Rudolf

NYPD: 96 Percent of Shooting Victims Black or Latino

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 09.07.2012 | New York

The New York Police Department released new data showing the vast majority of victims and perpetrators of violent crime in the city are black and Lati...

Kelly Says Stop And Frisk Critics Have 'Short Memories And Questionable Motives'

Posted 05.21.2012 | New York

New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly lashed out at critics of stop and frisk in a Daily News editorial Monday, defending the program from the claim ...

John Rudolf

Federal Judge Slams NYPD Over Stop and Frisk, Opens Lawsuit to Millions

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 05.16.2012 | New York

Opponents of the New York Police Department's controversial stop-and-frisk program scored a major victory in court Wednesday, after a federal judge gr...