Portland police traffic stops still disproportionately involve African Americans, report shows

By Maxine Bernstein | The Oregonian/OregonLive
on January 08, 2015 at 5:00 AM, updated January 08, 2015 at 4:25 PM

When searched, African American motorists were less likely than whites to be found with contraband: 33.6 percent of blacks had contraband versus 39 percent of white motorists, for example. Contraband could include alcohol, drugs and weapons.


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