traffic stops

Racial and Ethnic Bias in Police Behavior During Contact Stops in the US

Racial and Ethnic Bias in Police Behavior During Contact Stops in the US, 2011: "In 2011, less than 1% of the 241.4 million U.S. residents age 16 or older were involved in a street stop during their most recent contact with police (table 1; appendix table 2). A greater percentage of males (1%) than females (less than 1%) were involved in street stops during 2011. Persons ages 16 to 24 were more likely than persons age 35 or older to be involved in street stops.