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Donald Trump claims stop-and-frisk had a 'very, very big impact' on New York City's crime rate — here's what the data really say

Donald Trump recently came out in full support of stop-and-frisk policing. And he used the first presidential debate on Monday night to hammer home his point. "[I]n New York City, stop-and-frisk, we had 2,200 murders, and stop-and-frisk brought it down to 500 murders," Trump said.  He continued:  "But we went from 2,200 to 500. And it was continued on by Mayor Bloomberg.
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