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Police searches

Have you been "stopped and searched"? does it happen all the time, Why?
Are you
Male
Female
How old are you?
<12
13-15
16-20
20-30
30-40
40-50
50+
where do u live
uk
usa
canada
australia
europe
asia
africa
other
How would u describe your race?
Black (Afro-Carribean, African American, African etc)
White (caucasian)
Asian (indian/pakistani etc)
Oriental (Chinese japanese etc)
Arab
Mixed race
Other (Please say what it is so i can add it 2 the list)
Have u been stopped by the police 4 a search?
No (please do not answer the rest of the poll)
once
twice
more than twice
more than 5 times
Why did they say they searched you?
where u were
time of day
what u were wearing
something u did
cos u have a criminal record
part of a crackdown on something
other (what?)
Why do u think u were searched?
the reason u were told
race
sex
ur clothes
ur piercings
cos they knew u
other
were u doing / carrying nething illegal?
yes
no
if so what?
drugs
weapons
stolen goods
keys 2 stolen car
booze (u were underage)
other
do u feel the police were right 2 search u?
yes
no
do u feel the police are racist in deciding who 2 search
yes
no
sometimes
do u feel the police are sexist in deciding who 2 search
yes
no
sometimes
do u think that police use age unfairly in deciding who 2 search
yes
no
sometimes
do u think there should be a time limit on how long after the last offence the police can use a criminal record as grounds 4 a search?
yes
no
nething else u want 2 say about police searches?
This poll was created on 2007-09-09 21:09:14 by just another care kid