“It is essential in a democratic society that the public have confidence in what is being reported by the police.”
Bratton blames his own "stop and frisk" policy for reducing the pool of black men with clear criminal records.
With the nature of the New York Police Department’s controversial Stop, Question and Frisk measures being called into question, many have wondered how to best address the policy. Doing their part to help protect people’s rights, the New York Civil Liberties Union threw on their cape and swooped in to the rescue, or assist, anyway. […]