Thu Dec 5, 2013 6:00pm EST —
Thu Dec 5, 2013 8:00pm EST
A pledge to reform the NYPD’s controversial practice of stop and frisk played a key role in Mayor-Elect Bill de Blasio’s landslide victory in last month’s mayoral election. Yet with crime rates having sunk to record lows in the last decade, many proponents argue it is crucial to keeping New York City safe.
Please join us at Roosevelt House for a discussion on the latest research on criminal justice issues, the legal and social implications of current policies, and what new innovations can be implemented to keep crime rates low while protecting civil rights.