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Stop and Frisk Protest

Matt Sledge

'The Wire' Actor Puts New York's Stop-And-Frisk On Trial

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 02.14.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Gbenga Akinnagbe went on trial Thursday. The actor who played Chris Partlow on HBO's "The Wire" wasn't in a Brooklyn courtroom for any of ...

'Wanted' Stop-And-Frisk Protesters Beat NYPD Charges

| Posted 11.29.2012 | New York

By Jeff Mays, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer HARLEM — The Harlem couple who had their faces and home address displayed on "wanted posters" a...

'Stop And Frisk' Polarizes New York City

Reuters | Posted 09.01.2012 | Black Voices

(Repeats story from earlier Tuesday) * Civil rights advocates call the NYPD policy racial profiling * Defenders see a public-safety tool * Stops di...

Christopher Mathias

PHOTOS: 11 People We Met At The Silent March Against Stop And Frisk

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Mathias | Posted 06.18.2012 | New York

Thousands of protesters held a silent march against NYPD stop-and-frisks Sunday, marching on Fifth Avenue along Central Park from 110th Street down to...

PHOTOS: Silent Marchers Protest NYPD Stop And Frisk

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 08.17.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — A silent march by thousands of people in New York City protesting police "stop-and-frisk" tactics on Sunday was punctuated by an expl...

WATCH: Bushwick Teenager Stop-And-Frisked Over 60 Times

Posted 06.13.2012 | New York

As the city gears up to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk tactics this Father's Day with a silent march in Harlem, one young man's personal experience...

Lila Shapiro

Gay And Civil Rights Groups Band Together To Protest Stop-And-Frisk Practice

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 06.06.2012 | Gay Voices

On Tuesday, more than a dozen progressive groups, ranging from the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People to Empire State Pride Ag...

Stop-And-Frisk Activist Jailed For Calling Judge A 'White Racist Pig'

Posted 05.16.2012 | New York

An activist's court appearance to deal with an arrest stemming from an October stop-and-frisk rally led by Professor Cornel West, landed her in jail f...