Sunday, August 12, 2012

Gender and racial profiling in traffic stops: results are predictable

A Kansas State University researcher's analysis reveals predictable results:

Black men are the most likely group to be ticketed, searched or arrested during traffic stops.

Then, white men are tied with black and Hispanic women in terms of frequency of being targeted.

The least likely group to be targeted is white women.

http://www.necn.com/07/14/12/Researcher-Gender-plays-role-in-racial-p/landing_nation.html?&apID=181edf76bdb24bf896a2ca5cea454091