What does racial profiling mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. racial profiling(noun)

    a form of racism consisting of the (alleged) policy of policemen who stop and search vehicles driven by persons belonging to particular racial groups


  1. Racial profiling

    Racial profiling is the use of an individual’s race or ethnicity by law enforcement personnel as a key factor in deciding whether to engage in enforcement. The practice is controversial and is illegal in many jurisdictions.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of racial profiling in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of racial profiling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Steve King:

    This idea of no racial profiling.

  2. Demonstrator Dariel Ali:

    There's a lot of racial profiling going on within the system.

  3. Carl Starr:

    I didn’t feel I was free to go and I wanted to go about my business. And I felt it was a racial profiling stop.

  4. Guy Ben-Porat:

    Both cases are about racial profiling -- people feeling they're being targeted by police because of their skin color.

  5. Christine Neumann-Ortiz:

    It basically legalizes racial profiling because you can be stopped and questioned and put in detention based on how you look.

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