Racial Profiling

Stops by Syracuse Police, 2006 – 2009

Robert E. Worden, Sarah J. McLean, and Andrew P. Wheeler (June, 2010)

Stops by the Syracuse Police

Presentation to the Syracuse Common Council Public Safety Committee
November 15, 2010

Syracuse Police Department website, racial profiling studies

Comment on the 2010 City of Syracuse Police-Citizen Encounter Study

Other Resources

Web sites

Northeastern University, Racial Profiling Data Collection Resource Center

Reports and Articles

Amy Farrell, Jana Rumminger, and Jack McDevitt, New Challenges in Confronting Racial Profiling in the 21st Century: Learning from Research and Practice (Boston: Northeastern University), available at http://www.racialprofilinganalysis.neu.edu/IRJ_docs/Report_NewChallenges21.pdf.

Lorie A. Fridell, By the Numbers: A Guide for Analyzing Race Data from Vehicle Stops (Washington: Police Executive Research Forum, 2004), available at http://www.policeforum.org/library/racially-biased-policing/by-the-numbers/BytheNumbers%5B1%5D.pdf.

Greg Ridgeway, Cincinnati Police Department Traffic Stops: Applying RAND’s Framework to Analyze Racial Disparities (Santa Monica: RAND Corporation, 2009), available at http://www.rand.org/pubs/monographs/MG914/.

Robin Engel, James Frank, Rob Tillyer, and Charles Klahm, Cleveland Division of Police Traffic Stop Data Study: Final Report (Cincinnati: University of Cincinnati, 2006), available at http://www.uc.edu/ccjr/Reports/ProjectReports/Cleveland_Traffic_Stop_Study.pdf.