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NYPD “Stop and Frisks” Hit All-Time High

Posted By admin On February 15, 2012 @ 4:31 am In Prison Planet | Comments Disabled

NBC New York [1]
February 15, 2012

The number of so-called “stop and frisks” is rising.

City police officers stopped and questioned 684,330 people on the street last year, a record since the NYPD began yearly tallies of the tactic in 2002 and a 14 percent increase over 2010.

It couldn’t be determined how many people were patted down during the encounters, according to the Wall Street Journal.

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