Thursday, January 1, 2015

New York City: Whites are far more likely to be shot by the police than blacks when their crime rates are taken into account

Whites were 5% of all suspects shot by the police in 2013 though they committed only 2% of New York City’s shootings — a 250% disparity. Blacks were 75% of criminal shooters and 79% of police shooting victims — virtual parity.

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Average Joe said...