N.Y.C. Street Stop Racial Disparities Improve

By Al Baker

The New York Times

May 30, 2017

A new statistical analysis from a federal monitor concludes that the racial disparities in police stops in New York City is narrowing.

In a statement, the Center for Constitutional Rights, a plaintiff in the stop-and-frisk case, said the monitor’s report “tells us that, while some progress has been made, the N.Y.P.D. still has much work to do to end racial bias in its stop and frisk practices.”

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