Tyler Perry: Cops racially profiled me

The filmmaker was pulled over for making an illegal left-hand turn from the far right lane, which he says was to ensure that he was not being followed.

The Atlanta Police Department is investigating whether racial profiling played a role in a recent routine traffic stop involving well-known Christian filmmaker Tyler Perry.

The Atlanta Police Department is investigating whether racial profiling played a role in a recent routine traffic stop involving well-known Christian filmmaker Tyler Perry.

(Elle) Tyler Perry has accused two white Atlanta police officers of racial profiling. The director was pulled over last month for making a left turn from a right lane, which Perry claims he did to make sure no one was following him.

The Atlanta Police Department is investigating whether racial profiling played a role in a recent routine traffic stop involving well-known Christian filmmaker Tyler Perry.