NYCLU launches stop-and-frisk app

The New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU) has launched an Android app to monitor the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy. The program will allow users to document encounters with police and alert community

News 12 Staff

Jun 6, 2012, 10:59 PM

Updated 4,337 days ago

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NYCLU launches stop-and-frisk app
The New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU) has launched an Android app to monitor the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy.
The program will allow users to document encounters with police and alert community members nearby when a street stop is in progress.
According to the NYCLU, police have conducted 600 percent more stop-and-frisk searches since Mayor Michael Bloomberg took office.
The app is available in both English and Spanish.


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