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  • New York City's new mayor has delivered on his promise to reform stop-and-frisk police tactics, requesting to drop an appeal of a federal judge's order requiring reforms and reaching a deal that was praised by those who sued the city over discrimination claims.
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  • The number of street stops under the police department's heavily criticized stop-and-frisk tactic has plummeted 80 percent.
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  • The discussion came after the NYPD Commissioner said Bill de Blasio and other Democrats were "pandering" over stop and frisk.
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  • Lawyers who won a court ruling finding that New York City's stop-and-frisk tactics were discriminatory filed papers Monday challenging an appeals panel's decision to knock the judge who ruled in their favor off the case.
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  • Police unions asked a federal appeals court Thursday to let them continue stop-and-frisk litigation.
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  • A lawyer for a federal judge removed from court cases challenging the New York Police Department's stop-and-frisk policy asked a three-judge appeals panel Wednesday to reconsider its order, saying the judges had offended due process by ousting her without letting her defend herself.
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  • A federal appeals court block of a judge's ruling that found the New York Police Department's stop-and-frisk policy discriminated against minorities may be short lived, depending on the outcome of next week's mayoral election.
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  • A poll shows some New Yorkers think keeping crime rates down is more important than reforming the police department's stop and frisk policy.
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  • Mayor Michael Bloomberg asked a court on Tuesday to block a law that would make it easier for people to sue over stop-and-frisk.
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  • New York City's lawyers are asking a federal judge to hold her ruling ordering major changes to the police department's stop-and-frisk policy until an appeal can be heard.
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  • council votes for nypd inspector general
  • Stacy Sager has more on the vote.
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  • Police Commissioner Ray Kelly says minority communities would be "the losers" under a federal judge's order to change the New York Police Department's stop and frisk practices.
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  • New York City officials have taken the first step in appealing a federal judge's ruling imposing reforms on the police department's stop-and-frisk strategy after finding the policy intentionally singled out minorities.
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  • nypd to test body cameras
  • Jim Hoffer has more on the program
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  • Police officers around the country have been able to protect themselves against citizen complaints by wearing tiny body cameras, but a federal judge's plan to force some New York officers to start wearing the devices has angered the city's mayor and police unions.
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  • Bloomberg warned the ruling could usher in a return to the days of high violent crime rates and end New York's tenure as "America's safest big city."
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  • Bloomberg spokesman Marc LaVorgna says Bloomberg doesn't plan to do so.
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  • The Newark Police Department says it will make many numerous details public about its stop and frisk practice.
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  • Bloomberg remarked police "disproportionately stop whites too much and minorities too little," compared with suspects' descriptions.
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  • The U.S. Justice Department has treaded carefully into the debate over the New York Police Department's stop, question and frisk policy, telling a federal judge that it strongly endorses an independent monitor to oversee changes should she decide civil rights violations have occurred.
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  • Lisa Colagrossi reports on papers filed by Eric Holder regarding the program
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  • The federal civil rights challenge to the contentious New York Police Department tactic of stop, question and frisk is closing after more than nine weeks of testimony from men who say they were wrongly stopped because of their race and police officers and officials who believe the nation's largest force operates with integrity.
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  • In a pugnacious defense of what he called a police force bombarded by politics, Mayor Michael Bloomberg lashed out Tuesday at critics of the New York Police Department's stop-and-frisk practice and surveillance programs.
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  • The first witness for the city was New York Police Department Chief James Shea, who used to be the commanding officer of the police academy.
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  • Police brass in the Bronx were not concerned with whether patrol officers were saving lives or helping people, they were focused on one thing: numbers, said a New York City police officer testifying in a federal challenge to some street stops.
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  • A class-action suit challenging the New York Police Department's stop and frisk policy got under way Monday with a lawyer saying that officers have been wrongly stopping tens of thousands of young men based solely on their race.
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  • Inside a federal courthouse, the heart of the NYPD's crime-fighting tactic, Stop and Frisk, goes on trial Monday.
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  • The head of the NAACP said Sunday that even some members of the NYPD oppose the city's policy of street stops, with mostly minorities being questioned.
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  • The NYPD has released a report that breaks down its controversial stop and frisk policy by precinct and race.
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  • A federal judge has ordered New York City police to stop making trespass stops outside certain privately owned buildings in the Bronx without reasonable suspicion.
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  • The New York police department practice of stopping hundreds of thousands of people each year was in the spotlight Wednesday as city lawmakers considered a set of reforms that would appoint an inspector general to monitor the police department.
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  • There has been a dramatic decline in the number of arrests for trespassing.
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  • The Bronx District Attorney says he will no longer prosecute many of the people arrested at housing projects for trespassing.
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  • After a series of shootings this summer, community leaders in Brooklyn demanded an end to the growing gun violence.
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  • Darla Miles reports it was one topic at a peace rally Saturday
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  • Dave Evans reports on critics calling for change
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  • The mayor says stop and frisk has taken thousands of illegal guns off the streets, but crtics argue it unfairly targets black and latino men.
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  • The sharply divided court ruled that an NYPD officer who found the gun during a stop-and-frisk encounter did not have sufficient cause to search the 14-year-old boy.
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  • For the first time, the training goes beyond the classroom and involves officers in mock Stop and Frisk drills.
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  • Jim Hoffer has the details on the new changes in police training
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  • Members of almost 300 groups on Sunday quietly strolled down Manhattan from Harlem to Mayor Michael Bloomberg's blocked off town house on the Upper East Side where they shouted "no justice, no peace" as they passed by.
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  • Darla Miles has more on the march against the NYPD policy
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  • They will walk down Eighth Avenue from 145th Street to 125th Street in Harlem, handing out literature to raise awareness.
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  • New York City Council members are introducing legislation that would create an inspector general to oversee the New York Police Department, amid criticism that the department's stop-and-frisk policy is out of control.
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  • Mayor Michael Bloomberg spoke out at a Brooklyn church Sunday about the New York Police Department's policy of street stops.
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  • Critics of the NYPD's controversial stop and frisk policy have new tactic. It's an app.
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  • Anthony Johnson reports on a class-action lawsuit against the NYPD
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  • The police department's skyrocketing street stops unfairly target blacks and Hispanics and the policy must be retooled, some city officials said Wednesday.
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  • Twenty activists who converged on a police station to protest a controversial police technique went on trial Monday in a case that they hoped would highlight their cause but prosecutors called a simple matter of breaking the law.
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  • It allows them to question people in the hallways of their own buildings.
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