‘It Must Be a Psychosis’: NYPD Reform Advocates Denounce Bloomberg’s Latest Stop-and-Frisk Move

Center for Constitutional Rights Attorney Darius Charney stands beside stop and frisk reform advocates during conference today.
Center for Constitutional Rights Attorney Darius Charney during today’s press conference.

Police reform advocates denounced Mayor Michael Bloomberg on the steps of City Hall today, sharply criticizing the city’s repeated attempts to bat back a court decision clamping down on the NYPD’s controversial stop-and-frisk tactic.

“Let’s be clear, I have never seen such arrogance—some hardheadedness, it must be a psychosis,” declared Brooklyn Councilman Jumaane Williams, one of the leading advocates on the issue and a frequent critic of the Bloomberg administration. Continue reading “‘It Must Be a Psychosis’: NYPD Reform Advocates Denounce Bloomberg’s Latest Stop-and-Frisk Move”