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U.S. Justice Department to collect,
study arrest data for racial bias

Reuters, by Julia Edwards

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Posted By:earlybird, 4/29/2014 2:45:57 PM

The U.S. Justice Department on Monday said it will begin collecting data on stops, searches and arrests made in five U.S. cities to weed out possible racial biases within the criminal justice system. Later this year, a $4.75 million federal grant will be awarded to recipients who compete for the funds to work with their local law enforcement to analyze arrest data and find ways to reduce any biases they find, particularly toward young minority men.(Snip)Attorney General Eric Holder said the data collection effort is in response to President Barack Obama´s call for better relations between law enforcement and young men

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Harking back to the Trayvon Martin matter. Ironically it was Miami-Dade School District Superintendent Carvallho´s policy to diminish the statistics on juvenile minority offenders in the District that contributed to TM´s demise. As might be expected, Carvallho and Obie are likethis. And you could toss old guy in the neighborhood Bill Ayers into the mix. Despicable.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: earlybird, 4/29/2014 2:50:55 PM     (No. 9829660)

Here is Sundance´s take on this:

The parallel between Eric Holder doing this and Alberto Carvalho’s program in Miami-Dade schools with the use of the MDSPD is IDENTICAL.

Read more here:

DOJ Announces Intention To Data Mine For Disparate Impact – Goal: Arrest Less Black People – Holder Uses MDSPD and Trayvon As Example…

http://theconservativetreehouse.com/2014/04/28/doj-announces-intention-to-data-mine-for-disparate-impact-goal-arrest-less-black-people-holder-uses-mdspd-and-trayvon-as-example/

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Reply 2 - Posted by: stablemoney, 4/29/2014 3:18:55 PM     (No. 9829706)

Maybe they will deport all the Sperling types. While illegal, its what the left does.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: web, 4/29/2014 3:24:47 PM     (No. 9829717)

I can save them the trouble and a lot of taxpayer money. The worst source of racial bias in America is the U.S. Justice Department. They refuse to prosecute New Black Panthers who intimidate voters. Al Sharpton was not prosecuted for inciting a riot that resulted in death. Selective enforcement of the law and the Feds choosing which laws they will enforce breeds contempt for the law.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: caljeepgirl, 4/29/2014 3:46:18 PM     (No. 9829756)

There must have been all sorts of studies like this done in recent years. Why on earth does the gov´t need to spend more of my hard-earned $$ re-inventing the wheel?!?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: saguni, 4/29/2014 4:25:46 PM     (No. 9829805)

I´m sure our taxpayer dollars being spent on these "grants" will be spent judicially, and the information collected will include the race of the perpetrators as reported by victims.

How on earth could data on stops, searches and arrests made be complete without the race of the person accused of a crime being considered first. To eliminate eyewitness descriptions from these statistics would render them useless.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Penney, 4/29/2014 4:31:39 PM     (No. 9829815)

Two questions come to mind. Does Holder´s DOJ have time on their hands or will they next demand, ´affirmative action,´ among criminals? ...and a third question, what exactly does the Rule of Law mean, if anything, to these, ´law enforcers,´ who took an oath to uphold the Law?

dem pols have no shame

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Reply 7 - Posted by: mickturn, 4/29/2014 4:39:40 PM     (No. 9829837)

Punks, don´t forget the Black on White racism...hint, it´s RIGHT under YOUR NOSE!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: bpl40, 4/29/2014 6:17:08 PM     (No. 9829965)

At two and a half percent of the population, African American males between the ages of eighteen and thirty nine commit fifty five percent of all violent felonies. Over ninety percent interracial violence is black upon white. Those statistics going to show up in this ´study´ be any chance??

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Reply 9 - Posted by: oh-heck, 4/29/2014 6:20:56 PM     (No. 9829970)

U.S. Justice Department to collect college scholarship records for student athletes for racial bias. Why would Democrats bristle at this?

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