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The city of Oakland is trying to address racial profiling concerns after a study found that the Oakland Police Department is four times more likely to search a vehicle belonging to a black man than a white man.
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick held a public safety town hall meeting Thursday evening to talk about the study’s findings and rebuilding trust between the community and police.
The mayor said Stanford University professor Jennifer Eberhardt and her team
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