Stop and search ‘racial profiling’ by police on the increase, claims study | Law | The Observer

Black people are 30 times more likely than white people to be stopped and searched by police in England and Wales, according to new analysis which reveals that “racial profiling” has increased over the past year.

Researchers say the findings, based on government statistics, represent the worst international record of discrimination involving stop and search.

via Stop and search ‘racial profiling’ by police on the increase, claims study | Law | The Observer.

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About Karl Dallas

Former BBC and IRN presenter, presenter of jazz, classical, movie and talk shows on Bradford Community Broadcasting, editor and presenter of VideoCaroline, "the best TV over the Seven Seas".
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