Profiling

Attorney General Eric Holder discusses a new plan to prevent profiling by federal law enforcement. (Credit: CBS2)

Obama Administration Proposes Plan To Stop Profiling By Law Enforcement

The Obama administration has issued new guidelines intended to stop federal law enforcement officials from stopping people based on race, religion, national origin or other characteristics.

12/08/2014

Macy's Herald Square, as seen in March 2013. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Shoplifting Charges Dismissed For Pakistani Macy’s Customer Who Claimed Profiling

A Pakistani shopper who said she was unfairly profiled and falsely accused of stealing jewelry at Macy’s flagship Herald Square store got the charges dismissed Wednesday.

04/30/2014

Jay-Z points as Beyonce looks on during the 2013 NBA All-Star game at the Toyota Center on Feb. 17, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Jay-Z Offers Conditions For Continued Work With Barneys

In the face of racial profile allegations against Barneys New York, rapper Jay-Z says he will still sell his clothing line at the store.

11/15/2013

Mayor Michael Bloomberg announces property tax relief for tens of thousands of people impacted by Sandy, May 28, 2013. (credit: nyc.gov)

Mayor Bloomberg Vetoes 2 NYPD Oversight Bills

Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Tuesday vetoed two bills aimed at impacting the NYPD that were recently passed by the City Council.

07/23/2013