Police ticket cyclists in Black and Latino areas at higher rates than white neighborhoods

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A bike commuter walks on the ice covered path along the shore of Lake Michigan Kiichiro Sato/Associated Press
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A bike commuter walks on the ice covered path along the shore of Lake Michigan Kiichiro Sato/Associated Press

Police ticket cyclists in Black and Latino areas at higher rates than white neighborhoods

A study analyzing Chicago bicycle tickets found that urban planning contributes to unequal policing for cyclists. Reset talks to a researcher about the data and takes calls from listeners.

GUEST: Jesus Barajas, assistant professor of environmental science and policy at University of California, Davis