In the wake of the police-involved shooting of Keith L. Scott in Charlotte, N.C., Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence called on the American electorate to “step away” from efforts by Democrat Hillary Clinton and others “to paint law enforcement in this country with the broad brush of racial bias.”
Critics are calling out New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio for his stance toward the NYPD. On Fox and Friends this morning, former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani defended the NYPD and hit back at de Blasio and other harsh critics of the NYPD.
Jackie Rowe-Adams argues that if police had been using stop and frisk tactics, her sons would still be alive today. Rowe-Adams, co-founder of Harlem Mothers Save, says stop-and-frisk is very necessary, especially in areas of high crime.
Tonight on The O’Reilly Factor, Bill O’Reilly debated New York’s controversial ‘stop-and-frisk’ policy. Last week, a federal judge ruled that it violates people’s civil rights.
A federal judge ruled on Monday that a NYPD policy known as 'stop-and-frisk' violates the civil rights of New Yorkers, while the police department says it's the same policy that's been keeping residents safe.