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Race and police brutality

Malcolm D. Holmes

Race and police brutality

roots of an urban dilemma

by Malcolm D. Holmes

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Police brutality -- United States,
  • Sociology, Urban -- United States,
  • Minorities -- Crimes against -- United States,
  • United States -- Ethnic relations

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMalcolm D. Holmes and Brad W. Smith.
    SeriesSuny series in deviance and social control
    ContributionsSmith, Brad W.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV8141 .H595 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16365603M
    ISBN 109780791476192, 9780791476208
    LC Control Number2007052570

      For the race baiters, cop haters, Hollywood elite, and anti-American left wing socialist/communist lunatics, the statistics are in for suspects shot and killed by the American police, and they’re not going to be happy.   Police Killings By Race. You make excellent points and would have loved to be in that book club wherein the subject was discussed. I bet it was a great presentation and discussion. Sheri lax punishment doled out to police officers that have been caught on camera killing someone or committing the act of police brutality. As a teenager in.

    Rare school-board opposition to proposed novel that depicts race relations and police brutality. Wednesday, March 1, - Finsel said that race was a vehicle in the book for thinking about issues of loyalty and integrity. Many characters in the book wore uniforms, Finsel said, including the young man who is beaten up — that. Police brutality remains one of the most serious and divisive human rights violations in the United States. The excessive use of force by police officers persists because of overwhelming barriers to accountability. This fact makes it possible for officers who commit human rights violations to escape due punishment and often to repeat their offenses.

    Updated , with data from Data collected by the Washington Post on the use of lethal force by police officers since indicate that, relative to the proportion of the population, Blacks are over-represented among all those killed by police. As is evident in the figure below, (looking at the top blue bar) according to the US Census estimates, Blacks made up 12% of the. This type of violence is a direct depiction of police brutality, which often leads to death. Police brutality has been an issue for many years, and it remains a major concern for those of the minority community. One of the most famous and historic acts of police brutality is the case concerning an African American male named Rodney King.


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