The ineffective and costly NYPD tactic of Stop, Question, Frisk has been aggressively expanded in recent years, and communities of color are suffering disrespect, humiliation and other grave consequences as a result. Last year, more than 600,000 New Yorkers were stopped and frisked.
Make the Road New York, NY State’s largest community-based membership organization of more than 10,000 low-income New Yorkers;
Council Member Jumaane Williams,
Numerous other City and State elected officials
WHEN: Wednesday, October 12th (Rain or Shine)
10:30 am – Cadman Plaza Park West to march over the Brooklyn Bridge
Noon – Rally at City Hall Park (Broadway and Park Place)
Photo Opportunity / Interviews with affected families available