Data Shows Decline In Stop And Frisk Stops

BY NATALIA KOZIKOWSKA Staff Writer While data from the NYPD shows that Stop and Frisk stops have dropped nearly 86 percent from last year, it also shows that this quarter’s numbers have gone up slightly from the final three months of Bloomberg’s administration. The statistics also reveal that the racial breakdown of stops involving minorities […]

Leaders Clash On Stop And Frisk Ruling

BY NATALIA KOZIKOWSKA Staff Writer Last week, a Federal Appeals court blocked a judge’s ruling that found the NYPD’s Stop, Question and Frisk policy wrongfully discriminated against minorities. While some elected officials applauded the appeal, others have been vocal about their objections. On Thursday, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the […]