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Few stop-and-frisk cases lead to convictions

A new report, released Thursday by Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman, shows less than 1 percent of people stopped as part of the New York City Police Department’s stop-and-frisk program are convicted of a crime. In analyzing close to 150,000 arrests that resulted from approximately 2.4 million stops between 2009 and 2012, the report concludes that ...