Squadron Calls For Clarity In Police Policy After 'Shop-And-Frisk' IncidentsNew York State Sen. Daniel Squadron (D-Manhattan/Brooklyn) announced legislation Monday that would require the NYPD to disclose the extra police services it provides to businesses, in light of allegations of racial profiling at department stores.
City Council Holding Hearing On Allegations Of Racial Profiling At NYC Department StoresA pair of City Council committees are holding a hearing Wednesday on allegations of racial bias in New York City department stores.
Jay-Z Offers Conditions For Continued Work With BarneysIn the face of racial profile allegations against Barneys New York, rapper Jay-Z says he will still sell his clothing line at the store.
Sharpton, Barneys CEO Discuss Racial Profiling During 'Candid' MeetingTwo black customers accused the luxury store of racial profiling last week after they said they were detained by police on suspicion of credit card fraud after lawfully purchasing expensive items.
Growing Calls For Investigation Into Alleged Racial Profiling At NYC Department StoresBrooklyn State Sen. Eric Adams wants the New York City's Commission on Human Rights to look into reports of unfair treatment of African-American shoppers.
2nd Macy's Shopper Says He Was Racially Profiled By PoliceArt Palmer said purchased several hundred dollars of merchandise from Macy's in April and then was stopped by four undercover police officers outside.
Sharpton, Jay-Z Weigh-In On Claims Of Racial Profiling At BarneysThe Rev. Al Sharpton on Saturday called threatened to boycott the luxury retailer Barneys, in response to allegations by shoppers who claimed they were racially profiled.
Actor Rob Brown Wants Answers After Alleged Profiling Incident At Iconic Macy’sAn actor on a popular HBO series who says he was stopped buying sunglasses because of his race at a Macy's department store in the city has filed a lawsuit against the company.
Discrimination Suit At Barneys New York Is Quickly Becoming Jay-Z's ProblemIn response to charges of racial profiling at Barneys, Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said it’s a daily phenomenon for police officers to be called in by high-end retailers to investigate suspected shoplifting and credit card fraud.
Barneys Pledges Policy Review After Racial Profiling ClaimBarneys New York department store said Thursday it has reached out to community leaders to start a dialogue.
NYC Department Store Holiday Window Display Guide 2012The sparkle of the city is showing. The big department stores have rolled out their annual holiday window displays. Here is a look at the Big Apple's holiday windows for 2012.