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Stop and Frisk Race

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...

Stop and Frisk -- and DNA Test?

Jason Silverstein | Posted 08.22.2012 | Politics
Jason Silverstein

Taking DNA samples from people arrested, but not convicted of a crime, has the potential to make our already unfair justice system even less fair. Before we expand the preconviction DNA dragnet, we should think hard about what that means in a racially biased system.