In a victorious and groundbreaking move to combat the NYPD’s controversial stop-and-frisk policy, Gov. David Paterson signed legislation prohibiting the NYPD from keeping a database of the names of those approached and let go by police...Numbers from the New York Civil Liberties Union, who strongly pushed for the legislation, indicate that more than 2 million were the subject of stops and street interrogation from 2004 through 2010, and nine out of 10 stopped and frisked were innocent.