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… if I’m looking for an organized crime figure from a mafia, I’m probably going to go to an Italian neighborhood. So now if we are looking for radical Islamic terrorists, we should probably be going to predominantly Muslim neighborhoods. That would just become a police practice. …complaints made by not just the ACLU, but certain Muslim activist groups, like the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR)… instead of actually showing that it was a normal police practice to do these things, they just caved in. It was like throwing up the white flag and saying, oh, no, we don’t want it, we want to be perfectly polite, we don’t want to offend anybody. Meanwhile, the cost was public safety.