Ticketing Bias: Broken Windows and Summons Data
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
The Daily News has obtained data about summons (from the NYCLU) and found a racial disparity in how the tickets are given out. Rocco Parascandola, police bureau chief for the New York Daily News, talks about the findings and how it fits into Broken Windows policing -- plus how it compares to the bias in Stop and Frisk.
Lots of calls about way NYPD issues summonses. Caller saying she notices big open-container discrepancy between Prospect and Sunset parks.— Brian Lehrer Show (@BrianLehrer) August 6, 2014