Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

November 17, 2008

New programs tested to find hidden bias in police work

By Jessie Mangaliman
San Jose Mercury News

SAN JOSE, Calif. — The issue of policing and race has placed two Bay Area police chiefs in the hot seat:

Police Chief Lynne Johnson, over recent remarks she made about stopping and questioning African Americans as part of an on-going investigation of a string of street robberies; and San Jose Police Chief Rob Davis, over questions raised in a recent Mercury News survey that showed a high percentage of Latinos arrested for public drunkenness in the city.

Full story: New programs tested to find hidden bias in police work

PoliceOne Offers

Sponsored by

P1 on Facebook

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Get the #1 Police eNewsletter

Police Newsletter Sign up for our FREE email roundup of the top news, tips columns, videos and more, sent 3 times weekly
See Sample