Blacks stopped more often in Sacramento

Black motorists are twice as likely to be pulled over by Sacramento police as nonblack drivers, according to a report analyzing the Police Department's traffic stops.

The report, released to the city's Community Racial Profiling Commission late Thursday, also said black and Latino motorists were asked to get out of their vehicles at a higher rate than Asian and white drivers.

Black and Latino motorists, however, were no more likely to be cited than drivers of other races.

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