People of IPR
Crime, Justice and Public Safety
Tue October 1, 2013
Des Moines Groups Target Racial Profiling
Activist groups launched a project they hope will illustrate how common racial profiling is in and around Des Moines. The ACLU, the NAACP, and a coalition of churches known as AMOS are inviting people of color to come forward with their stories to document allegations that law enforcement targets individuals solely because of their race.