Closing Bell: ‘Brownsville has most police ‘stop-and-questions’ in city: NYCLU’


    Via the Daily News: “Cops stopped and questioned nearly one-third of Brownsville’s residents last year – the highest out of the city’s 76 police precincts. Six miles away in Borough Park only 2 % of the neighborhood’s population was quizzed by cops in 2011 – the lowest number in the New York Civil Liberties Union citywide ranking analyzing “stop-and-frisk” NYPD data. ‘There is a set of rules for people of color; and a set of rules for whites,’ said Donna Lieberman, executive director of the NYCLU. ‘Policing in New York is a tale of two cities.'”

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