U.S. public opinion on whether there is racial bias in the criminal justice system 2013

Do you think blacks and other minorities receive equal treatment as whites in the criminal justice system?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jul 22, 2013
U.S. public opinion on whether there is racial bias in the criminal justice system 2013 This statistic shows the opinion of Americans on whether there is racial bias in the criminal justice system, as of July 2013. The survey refers to the case in Florida in which the neighbourhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman, shot and killed an unarmed teenager, Trayvon Martin. According to the survey, about 86 percent of the Black respondents thought that there is racial bias in the criminal justice system.
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Do you think blacks and other minorities receive equal treatment as whites in the criminal justice system?

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Receive equal treatmentDo not receive equal treatmentNo opinion
All45%50%6%
Blacks 8%86%6%
Whites54%41%6%
Receive equal treatmentDo not receive equal treatmentNo opinion
All45%50%6%
Blacks 8%86%6%
Whites54%41%6%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jul 22, 2013
This statistic shows the opinion of Americans on whether there is racial bias in the criminal justice system, as of July 2013. The survey refers to the case in Florida in which the neighbourhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman, shot and killed an unarmed teenager, Trayvon Martin. According to the survey, about 86 percent of the Black respondents thought that there is racial bias in the criminal justice system.
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