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Laura Sydell of member station WNYC reports from New York City on the controversy that continues to surround the "Street Crime Unit" that targets high crime areas. Mayor Rudolph Giulliani made changes to the unit after four white police officers fired 41 shots and killed an unarmed African immigrant four months ago. Then two weeks ago, a white police officer shot and critically wounded a 16-year-old black youth, who also was unarmed.



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