After five years of investigations and protests, New York City’s police commissioner fired an officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garnder. Police Commissioner James O’Neill’s announced Monday Officer Daniel Pantaleo, who is white, had been fired based on a recent recommendation of a department disciplinary judge. He said it was clear that […]
Days before the five-year anniversary of Eric Garner’s death, Federal prosecutors won’t bring civil rights charges against a New York City police officer in the 2014 chokehold death, Attorney General William Barr announced. The announcement of the decision not to bring charges against Officer Daniel Pantaleo comes a day before the statute of limitations was […]
Leaked documents reveal Daniel Pantaleo incurred multiple disciplinary complaints prior to Garner's death.
Quietly, over the last few weeks, the New York team of agents and prosecutors in the Eric Garner case have been replaced by Civil Rights lawyers from Washington, who think that charges should be brought against the officer who placed the late Garner in a chokehold.
A judge gave the man who recorded Eric Garner's death a four-year sentence. Many believe Ramsey Orta has been a target of police retribution.
The 'Heal Our Communities' forum is a scholarship awareness reception aimed at bridging the educational gap between advantaged and disadvantaged students.
A review of police payroll records reveals that the cop who choked Eric Garner has received big raises. He's been on desk duty for two years, as a federal civil rights investigation moves forward.
According to the site, Garner yelled, "I was railroaded! I was railroaded by ABC on the two-year anniversary of my father's death! That's what I have to do? A black person has to yell to be heard?" after she was refused backstage.
The man who recorded the police chokehold killing of Eric Garner will plead guilty to drug and weapon charges. He believes law enforcement has targeted him.
Williams was caught selling MetroCard swipes on September 17, 2013 and ran from the police. He was eventually tackled to the ground and restrained by handcuffs at 1:57 p.m., according to the surveillance footage.