Stop And Frisk

Author: Michael D. White
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479835889
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While much of the book focuses on the NYPD's use of stop and frisk, examples are also shown from police departments around the country, including Philadelphia, Baltimore, Chicago, Newark and Detroit.

The Use And Abuse Of Police Power In America Historical Milestones And Current Controversies

Author: Gina Robertiello
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440843732
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An important constitutional, but increasingly controversial, method of responding
to quality-of-life offenses is commonly referred to as “stop and frisk,” but a more
accurate name for the tactic is “stop, question, and frisk.” It is sometimes known
as a Terry stop, from the 1968 Supreme Court case Terry v. Ohio, which ruled
police can stop a person if there is reasonable suspicion that the person is
involved in criminal activity. If the officer determines through a person's actions
and answers to ...

Die Metamorphose Der Welt

Author: Ulrich Beck
Publisher: Suhrkamp Verlag
ISBN: 3518747770
Size: 48.39 MB
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Die Metamorphose der Welt ist der Versuch, diese Globalisierung des Wandels zu verstehen und hochaktuelle Herausforderungen wie Erderwärmung und Migration auf den Begriff zu bringen.

Latina Rights And Justice In The United States

Author: José Luis Morín
ISBN: 9781594604065
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Nevertheless, stop-and-frisk practices have not ended, but were transferred to the
NYPD's Anti-Crime Units. ... away from problems in police-community relations,
controversies surrounding deployment of police and their tactics in ... tied to the
unlawful and excessive use of force against persons of color because "an
officer's prejudice towards the suspect's race ... vow of secrecy among police
officers responsible for inhibiting the proper investigation and prosecution of
police abuse and ...

The Federal Reporter

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Charles R. GAIN, Chief of Police, Richard Siggins, Jane Murphy, Judith Ciani,
Herman Gallegos, and James A. Hall, ... in the course of a public controversy that
had developed over department's employment of stop-and-frisk tactics which had
a special impact upon black males within city. ... the employee does not have an
unqualified right to abuse his employer in public while remaining on the payroll.

Encyclopedia Of Social Problems

Author: Vincent N. Parrillo
ISBN: 9781412941655
Size: 69.13 MB
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Although sometimes used in tandem, the reforms of community policing should
not be mistaken for the philosophy of "zero-tolerance" ... In fact, some
controversial aspects of zero-tolerance policing, such as stop-and-frisks, diminish
community opinion of police activities. Furthermore, many critics connect zero-
tolerance tactics with police brutality. ... and their students in order both to
respond to crime and to inform students about drug addiction, domestic abuse,
and sexual violence.

American Law Reports

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Holding against a police officer, who alleged that his First Amendment free
speech rights were violated when he was dismissed for ... made by them in the
course of a public controversy that had developed over the police department's
employment of stop-and-frisk tactics, which ... policy, an employee does not have
an unqualified right to abuse his or her employer in public while remaining on the


Author: Timothy Snyder
Publisher: C.H.Beck
ISBN: 3406621856
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Timothy Snyder nimmt den Leser mit auf eine Reise ins Herz der Finsternis.

New York Criminal Procedure

Author: Christopher J. Morse
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The decision was and is quite controversial since it prevents otherwise voluntary
confessions and admissions from being utilized ... On the other hand, it was
applauded by civil libertarians and others in favor of curbing police abuses and
protecting individual rights. ... Were they in uniform, have their guns drawn, use
bullying tactics? ... Brief encounters such as traffic stops and other non custodial
arrest situations, common law inquiries and stop and frisk situations where police
have not ...

Amnesty Now

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At each event, people of color and immigrants from a variety of nations told a
panel of experts of the abuses — from harassment to ... Human rights and civil
rights activists also condemned the "stop and frisk" tactics of police divisions such
as New York City's infamous ... Suddenly, a controversial local practice aimed at
familiar minorities expanded into a tool of the Bush administration's "war on