Are athletes of color targeted by the police? | The Tylt
A Milwaukee police officer present during the arrest of Sterling Brown joked about the altercation and said on social media he hoped J.R. Smith would double park in Milwaukee as well. Athletes and the police have clashed before, but this does not paint a picture of objectivity. Some feel that athletes, especially athletes of color, are frequent targets of law enforcement. Others feel officers are just doing their job, and if athletes break the law, they should be held accountable. What do you think? 👮
Are athletes of color targeted by the police?