Stop the Frisk: Resources for Stop & Frisk

LatinoJustice PRLDEF along with national and local organizations are combating NYPD's practice of racial profiling. In 2011, the NYCLU reported that 685,724 New Yorkers were stopped. Out of those stopped, young black and Latino men were the target of a hugely disproportionate number of stops. LatinoJustice is committed to providing you with the latest stories and resources so you can stay updated on Stop & Frisk.

LatinoJustice PRLDEF junto con organizaciones nacionales y locales se han unido en la lucha contra la práctica de la discriminación racial en contra los latinos. En 2011, la organización NYCLU- informó que 685,724 neoyorquinos fueron detenidos. Fuera de las personas detenidas, los jóvenes negros y latinos fueron enormemente desproporcionados en las paradas. LatinoJustice está comprometido a traer las últimas noticias y recursos para que pueda mantenerse al tanto de los reportes y noticias de “Stop & Frisk.”

  1. You can share your experience with Stop & Frisk by submitting your story via photos, video or text here.
  2. What can you do if you've been stopped and frisked?
    1. Record, photograph/document the police activity with pictures or notes. (Smart phones are especially helpful).
    2. Refuse a search by stating out loud: "I do not consent to this search!" 
    3. Remain silent if detained/arrested until an attorney is present.
    4. Report police harrassment by taking down the officer's name, badge number and car number
  3. Stop & Frisk in the News

    Huffington Post

    Huffington Post: Latino Voices

    Dominion of New York

    Thomson Reuters

    Communities United for Police Reform

    New York Times

    New York Time Blog

    The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Source: NYCLU

Source: NYCLU

Source: NYCLU

Source: NYCLU

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