'Stop And Frisk' Works, But It's Problematic

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Richard Cohen, columnist, Washington Post. Read his piece, "The Invasive Police Strategy that Pacified New York City"

The New York City Police Department credits its controversial "Stop, Question, Frisk" program with significantly reducing violent crimes. Many civil liberties groups, though, warn that the police stops disproportionately target black and Hispanic men, and believe the searches are unconstitutional.



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