by Christopher Robbins

“The NYCLU report notes that ‘All five precincts with the fewest stop-and-frisk encounters are concentrated below 59th Street in Manhattan and are majority white,’ including the Financial District and the West Village.  ‘Racially biased policing undermines trust between residents and police, harming public safety,’ executive director of the NYCLU Donna Lieberman says in a release.  ‘It’s time to hold the NYD accountable for its unlawful and destructive stop-and-frisk practices.'”