In True ‘Stop and Frisk’ Fashion, New Jersey Police Admit to Targeting Minority Neighborhoods in What They Call ‘Hunting at the Border’ — The Root

In today’s Water is Wet News we find, once again that when police are sent to target civilians at random, black and Latino people will overwhelmingly represent the victimized. The nation saw a prime example of this in the form of New York City’s stop-and-frisk policy which was first overseen by then-mayor and now U.S.…Read…

In True ‘Stop and Frisk’ Fashion, New Jersey Police Admit to Targeting Minority Neighborhoods in What They Call ‘Hunting at the Border’ — The Root

3 thoughts on “In True ‘Stop and Frisk’ Fashion, New Jersey Police Admit to Targeting Minority Neighborhoods in What They Call ‘Hunting at the Border’ — The Root

  1. The euphemisms they use are all dog whistles that become ever more transparent every day. “Things hanging from the mirror” is particularly offensive IMO. A cowboy mentality kicks in that leans to a law and order mentality, a swagger shows up clearly in that photograph, twitchy finger and all.

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