A veteran police officer said cops would target black and Latino neighborhoods to fulfill ticket quotas and claims there was a financial reward to rack up numbers
After rumors about a similar controversy in NYC, some police officers in North Brunswick, New Jersey, are claiming that quotas were set up and officers were encouraged to target African American and Hispanic neighborhoods with multiple tickets. The I-Team’s Sarah Wallace reports.
While the NYPD has always maintained that quotas have never existed, new affidavits from officers claim the racial quotas against blacks and Hispanics, particularly for fare evasion. NBC New York’s Sarah Wallace reports.