Rate of Police Stopping Minorities Still High in Boston

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The rate at which minorities are subjected to stops, searches and frisks by police doesn't appear to be improving in Boston in the year since the department said it was narrowing racial disparities in policing tactics, the Associated Press reports. At least 71 percent of all street level, police-civilian encounters from 2015 through early 2016 involved persons of color, while whites comprised . . .

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