On May 26, 1999, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights conducted a hearing in New York City to examine current police practices a their impact on civil rights in the community at large. The Commission had a strong interest in studying the methods used by the city to balance crime fighting with the exercise of appropriate restraint, particularly following the highly publicized tragedies involving Abner Louima a Amadou Diallo. This report is intended to offer insights into some of the tensions that exist between the New York Police Dept. a the communities that it serves. Chapters: recruitment, selection, a training; police-community relations; a civilian complaints.A Report of the United States Commission on Civil Rights Mary Frances Berry. a different ... Patrol Guide Manual The New York City Police Department Patrol Guide Manual also provides guidance to police officers on appropriate stop and friskanbsp;...
|Title||:||Police Practices and Civil Rights in New York City|
|Author||:||Mary Frances Berry|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2000-12-01|