Mapping Muslims: NYPD Spying and its Impact on American Muslims

This report is an unprecedented collection of voices from affected community members, many of whom spoke with researchers under strict anonymity, and documents the impacts of NYPD surveillance on various aspects of religious, political, and community life. This report details how the NYPD’s extensive spying program creates a pervasive climate of fear and suspicion that encroaches upon every aspect of American Muslims’ lives, and severs the essential relationship of trust that should exist between law enforcement agencies and the communities they are charged with protecting.

Author: 
Muslim American Civil Liberties Coalition (MACLC), and its partner organizations the Creating Law Enforcement Accountability & Responsibility (CLEAR) project of CUNY School of Law, and the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF).
Publication Date: 
Mar 11, 2013
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