NYC Police Stop-And-Frisk Numbers Down Sharply

November 19, 2013   // 0 Comments

 By COLLEEN LONG NEW YORK (AP) — The number of street stops under the police department's heavily criticized stop-and-frisk tactic has plummeted 80 percent in recent months compared with the same time last year, and officers are recovering fewer weapons, according to police department data obtained Monday. There were slightly more than 21,000 stops for July, August and September, after police ch...

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