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Unformatted text preview: than just approximately 1800 people questioned. There needs to be surveys conducted to start out in every large city in the United States then move to smaller cities. Comment #2: Driving while black is a huge conspiracy theory when it comes to police making traffic stops. Traffic stops are usually initiated by the police. Law enforcement will usually only make a stop if a traffic violation has occurred. However, based on the studies I have read in this class police officers will make traffic stops to check out girls or if they are bored try to get a faulty stop. Most people do not deny the authority the police have and trust that people are getting pulled over for a valid reason. Many people believe that African Americans who drive and get pulled over have been given the connotation of driving while black. This is a harsh connotation because what was said previously is that police officers pull people over when they violate a traffic law....
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This note was uploaded on 10/13/2011 for the course CJ 335 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Fall '08