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NYPD chief Bill Bratton stops and frisks New York for blacks with no criminal record

by | 10th, June 2015

Bill Bratton

NYPD Chief Bill Bratton says hiring non-white police officers is hard. Why? Well:

“We have a significant population gap among African American males because so many of them have spent time in jail and, as such, we can’t hire them.”

Somone tell him.

This from 2014:

An analysis of the NYPD’s stop-and-frisk practice by the New York Civil Liberties Union found that innocent black and Latino New Yorkers were stopped 400,000 times in 2012, far more often than whites. The report also found that police made more arrests for marijuana possession last year than for any other crime…

Someone tell him…



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