NY Profiling Claims Expose The MACY’SPD?

macy police departmentOutside the view of paying customers, people accused of shoplifting at Macy’s huge flagship store are escorted by security guards to cells in “Room 140,” where they can be held for hours, asked to sign an admission of guilt and pay hundreds in fines, sometimes without any conclusive proof they stole anything. Continue Reading →

Sharpton says retailers to list shoppers’ rights

100112-shows-dont-sleep-rev-al-sharptonThe Rev. Al Sharpton said a coalition of major retailers has agreed to create a customer “bill of rights” that will be posted in stores to help prevent racial profiling. Continue Reading →

Sharpton Demands Profiling Guarantee From Macy’s

100112-shows-dont-sleep-rev-al-sharptonThe Rev. Al Sharpton said he and other civil rights leaders had a “brutally honest” meeting Monday with the CEO of Macy’s over racial profiling, and demanded that the department store lay out how they will guarantee the practice doesn’t happen before the holiday shopping season begins. Continue Reading →

Sharpton Discusses Profiling With Macy’s CEO And Others

The Harlem Rev. Al Sharpton says he and other civil rights leaders had a “brutally honest” meeting with the CEO of Macy’s over racial profiling. (Nov. 4). Continue Reading →