The authors examine to what extent the ethnic minority youth of Kortrijk experiences the actions of the police as racist. They make use of focus groups and interviews. The answers of the respondents show that they perceive the actions of the police as biased and that the police is targeting certain population groups. The youngsters admitted doing very little to bring this to the police’s attention.
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