Re: "Police up to 28 times more likely to stop and search black people – study"

On 12/06/2012 08:51, Richard McKenzie wrote:

Doug do you know wether blacks are 28 more likely to commit a crime ?
if they are then it makes a lot of sense to stop them.

In the US for instance 12% of the population are black and 40% of the
prison population are black. Possibly they have a great propensity to
commit crime

Why would they have?