Departmental Documents

Stops, Field Interviews, Search and Seizure

In 2014, the Rochester Police Department reported 14,003 stops, of which 33% were street stops and 18% were traffic stops.

Sixty-four percent of those stopped were people of color. In 2014, one of every 10 black residents of the city, compared with one of every 17 white residents, were stopped. (Hispanic was not provided as a category).

The policy documents we received from the department are linked below.

Additional Department Policies

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