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Report Says NYPD Officers Continue to Use Chokeholds

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

A new report from a watchdog agency says chokehold complaints are on the rise and discipline has been lacking.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

What's Next for Newark?; NY State Senator Adams on Stop-and-Frisk; Open Phones

Friday, August 16, 2013

This November, Cory Booker is likely to be elected New Jersey's next US Senator -- so what's next for the town of Newark? David Cruz explains the succession plans, and the Booker legacy. Plus: NY State Senator and former NYPD official Eric Adams (also running for Brooklyn Borough President) on the potential fall-out from this week's stop-and-frisk verdict. And an hour of your calls -- the only guest is you.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Stop-and-Frisk Monitor for the NYPD

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

A federal judge has decided that the NYPD needs a monitor to oversee stop-and-frisk. Samuel Walker, emeritus professor of criminal justice at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and author of several works on civil liberties and police oversight, including Presidents and Civil Liberties From Wilson to Obama, explains the authority a monitor would have and other examples of such oversight from around the country.

 

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Stop-and-Frisk Decision

Monday, August 12, 2013

WNYC reporter Kathleen Horan discusses this morning's decision in the stop-and-frisk case. She is joined by Samuel Walker, emeritus professor of criminal justice at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and author of several works on civil liberties and police oversight, including Presidents and Civil Liberties From Wilson to Obama, who testified during the trial about possible remedies.

 

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Bill de Blasio on Housing, Stop-and-Frisk

Wednesday, May 01, 2013

Bill de Blasio New York City Public Advocate and candidate for mayor, reacts to Mayor Bloomberg's speech in defense of the NYPD and talks about his plan for affordable housing and other campaign issues.

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WNYC News

Bloomberg Defends Police Policies

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

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 Brian Lehrer Show

Judge Rules Against NYPD's Stop & Frisk Program

Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Michael Aronson, member of the Editorial Board of the New York Daily News, talks about federal judge Shira A. Scheindlin's ruling that declares part of the NYPD's stop and frisk program unconstitutional.

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WNYC News

Bloomberg Say Bronx DA Should Review Policy Change

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg came out strongly against Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson’s decision to limit prosecutions of people arrested for trespassing in public housing or in selected private buildings.

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