Demonstrators hold signs during a silent march to end the "stop-and-frisk" program in New York, Sunday, June 17, 2012. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NYPD Stop-And-Frisk Policy Intimidating, Humiliating Women

(NEW YORK) MintPress — Civil rights advocates have long condemned the NYPD’s use of stop-and-frisk for unfairly targeting African-Americans and Hispanics. Now, another issue is coming to light — the humiliation of women during street stops. Twenty-two-year-old Crystal Pope recalls how she and two female friends were frisked by male officers last year in Harlem. The […]