Long IslandSuffolkRiverhead NyWading River Ny

NYPD stop-and-frisk: Demonstrators protest policy

Demonstrators gather to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy

Demonstrators gather to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy at a rally near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013) Photo Credit: Getty Images

Many demonstrators gathered to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy at a rally near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

Demonstrators gather to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy
Photo Credit: Getty Images

Demonstrators gather to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy at a rally near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

New York City Council member Jumaane Williams speaks
Photo Credit: Getty Images

New York City Council member Jumaane Williams speaks at a demonstration to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy at a rally near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

Demonstrator Jihadou Kwantu holds a sign during a
Photo Credit: Getty Images

Demonstrator Jihadou Kwantu holds a sign during a rally to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy at a rally near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

Civil rights activist Jesse Jackson participates in a
Photo Credit: Getty Images

Civil rights activist Jesse Jackson participates in a demonstration to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy at a rally near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

New York City police officers watch over a
Photo Credit: Getty Images

New York City police officers watch over a demonstration staged to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy at a rally near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

New York City police officers watch over a
Photo Credit: Getty Images

New York City police officers watch over a demonstration staged to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy at a rally near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

New York CIty police officers watch over a
Photo Credit: Getty Images

New York CIty police officers watch over a demonstration staged to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy at a rally near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

A woman holds a sign during a demonstration
Photo Credit: Getty Images

A woman holds a sign during a demonstration to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy at a rally near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

New York CIty police officers stand near a
Photo Credit: Getty Images

New York CIty police officers stand near a demonstration staged to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

Civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson participates
Photo Credit: Getty Images

Civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson participates in a demonstration to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

Demonstrator Jihadou Kwantu holds a sign during a
Photo Credit: Getty Images

Demonstrator Jihadou Kwantu holds a sign during a demonstration to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

Civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson participates
Photo Credit: Getty Images

Civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson participates in a demonstration to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

A man holds a sign during a demonstration
Photo Credit: Getty Images

A man holds a sign during a demonstration to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

A woman participates in a demonstration to protest
Photo Credit: Getty Images

A woman participates in a demonstration to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

New York City police officers stand near a
Photo Credit: Getty Images

New York City police officers stand near a demonstration staged to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. (March 18, 2013)

New York City police officers stand near a
Photo Credit: Getty Images

New York City police officers stand near a demonstration staged to protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk policy near a federal court in lower Manhattan, coinciding with hearings taking place there for a lawsuit by four black men challenging the policy. Lawyers for New York City have begun calling witnesses in a federal trial challenging a police tactic known as stop, question and frisk. (March 18, 2013)

Latest Long Island News

By using this site, you agree to our Privacy policy.

OK