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...Racial Profiling This paper seeks to discuss the phenomenon of racial profiling, which is, in essence, a strategy deployed by law enforcement whereinindividuals coming from racial minorities are the target of investigation or scrutiny predicated on the assumption that certain racial groups are more likely to commit crime than others. In the context of stop and search investigations, it occurs when “the police use race or ethnicity as a factor in determining whether to stop someone.” (Worall, 2011)
Despite the United States being known as the country where racial discrimination is abhorred and any form of hate crime is penalized, racial profiling remains to be a prevalent practice by agents... ...