TITLE

Has ‘stop and frisk' been stopped?

AUTHOR(S)
Ward, Stephanie Francis
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
ABA Journal;Mar2014, Vol. 100 Issue 3, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a statistics-driven program adopted in 1994 CompStat that was propelled by a crack-fueled crime surge that threatened to undermine the city's reputation as the global epicenter of social democracy and cultural tolerance. It discusses the proposed settlement agreement in U.S District court case Floyd v. City of New York and Ligon v. City of New York and findings of U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin.
ACCESSION #
94648169

 

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