Since the 1990s, stop and frisk activities have been a cornerstone of the New York Police Department (NYPD). The manner in which the NYPD has carried out stop, question, and frisks (SQFs), however, has been a focal point of discussion, resulting in public outrage and two major lawsuits. Recently, the Federal District Court Judge ruled that the NYPD was engaging in unconstitutional stop-and-frisk practices that targeted predominately Black and Latino New Yorkers.
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- Police use of force
- Race and ethnicity
- and frisk
- Stop and frisk (Law enforcement)--New York (State)--New York.
- Stop and frisk (Law enforcement)
- Racial profiling in law enforcement--New York (State)--New York.
- Racial profiling in law enforcement
- Discrimination in law enforcement--New York (State)--New York.
- Discrimination in law enforcement
- Police--New York (State)--New York--Attitudes.
- Partial requirement for: Ph.D., Arizona State University, 2015Note typethesis
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 154-182)Note typebibliography
- Field of study: Criminology