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Ramsey County ends felony prosecutions from low-level stops

Sep. 08, 2021 18:33 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Ramsey County Attorney John Choi said Wednesday that he will no longer prosecute felony charges stemming from most low-level traffic stops, saying it's time to change a practice that has disproportionately impacted generations of minority communities. ...

ACLU calls on Cranston police to end traffic stop quota

Jul. 19, 2021 16:29 PM EDT

CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — A civil liberties organization on Monday called on a Rhode Island city to halt what it says is an illegal traffic stop quota by its police department. The American Civil Liberties Union of Rhode Island said the Cranston Police Department has for...