Columbia Police Department releases statistics on traffic stop violations

Friday, February 29, 2008 | 8:20 p.m. CST; updated 3:35 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — Certain ethnic groups are more likely to be pulled over by the police and much more likely to be searched, according to the statistics of a Columbia Police Department annual report to the Missouri Attorney General on Friday.