ACLU Files Lawsuit Against San Francisco Cops for Targeting African-Americans in Drug Busts

ACLU Files Lawsuit Against San Francisco Cops for Targeting African-Americans in Drug Busts | Phillip Smith

San Francisco’s Tenderloin is a heavily populated, racially mixed neighborhood in the heart of one of America’s iconic progressive cities. Yet when the San Francisco Police Department and the DEA targeted the neighborhood to crack down on drug dealing between 2013 and 2015 as part of “Operation Safe Schools,” the only people they managed to […]

ACLU Files Lawsuit Against San Francisco Cops for Targeting African-Americans in Drug Busts | The Daily Chronic

The Spot newsletter: Masterpiece Cakeshop ruling and its impacts, Hickenlooper’s veto-palooza, Denver’s scooter-palooza and an election 2018 how-to

Welcome back to The Spot, where The Denver Post’s politics team captures what’s happening this week — from the Colorado legislature to Denver city hall, with a stop through the halls of Congress in Washington, D.C.