Ethnic Profiling in Europe
Open Society Voices
A courtroom in Paris will this week see the latest stage in an ongoing legal challenge to what the French call “contrôle au faciès”—police stops that target individuals on the basis of the way they look.
Around the world, young people of color bear the brunt of racial discrimination by police officers. But they can also help us find ways to end it.
There is a wealth of research that stop and search practices pursued by the Met are unfair. But courts refuse to look at the numbers.