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on July 12, 2017 in World News

San Fran Transit: We Refuse To Release Crime Surveillance Videos Because It Will Make People Racist

Releasing videos “would create a racial bias in the riders against minorities on the trains.” ByAmanda Prestigiacomo July 12, 2017 Video surveillance footage of crimes committed on the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) service by minority youths is being withheld by San Francisco authorities due to their concern that the videos might perpetuate racial bias and stereotyping. In three months time, at least three robberies have transpired at the San Francisco station by groups of teenagers. One such attack, on April 22, was committed by some 40-60 teens, reports KPXI-TV. “I think people are genuinely concerned — they are fearful about the stories that...

Releasing videos “would create a racial bias in the riders against minorities on the trains.” ByAmanda Prestigiacomo July 12, 2017 Video surveillance footage of crimes committed on the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) service by minority youths is being withheld...

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