Thursday, November 21, 2019

Tag: Eric Garner

‘It Seems to be a Pattern’: ...

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has passed over a Black man for the third time in a row to instead promote...

‘He Wasn’t Given His Pension’: Pantaleo Sues...

The former New York City cop who choked Eric Garner to death despite him saying "I can't breathe" 11 times has sued...

‘They’re Upset’: NYPD Official Reveals Why Cops...

Ten days after the firing of New York City cop Daniel Pantaleo in the chokehold death of Eric Garner was announced, New York Police...

NYC Public Advocate Goes Toe-to-Toe with Ex-FBI...

New York City public advocate Jumaane Williams gave an impassioned response Monday as he debated former FBI special agent James Gagliano over the firing...

Zimmerman and Darren Wilson, Take 3: GoFundMe...

A fundraising effort to support the family of the New York City Police officer fired five years after the deadly choking of...

‘You Cannot Scare Me Away:’ Eric Garner’s...

The same day former New York City cop Daniel Pantaleo's termination was announced in the chokehold death of Eric Garner, the man's...

Pantaleo Fired, but Praised as ‘Hardworking Police...

The New York City Police officer who put Eric Garner in a deadly chokehold has been fired, New York City Police Commissioner...

Study: Black Men Face Death by Police...

A new study reveals that police killings claim the lives of young Black men 2.5 as many times as they do for...

NYPD Chokehold Cop Daniel Pantaleo Suspended After...

The New York Police department has suspended Officer Daniel Pantaleo over his use of an illegal chokehold in the death of Staten Island man...

‘They Just Bum-rushed Us,’ Mother of Eric...

Five protesters seeking justice after the choking death of Eric Garner were arrested Thursday when they blocked traffic on a public street...

‘Shut It Down!’ Protesters Carry Coffins, Block...

Protesters filled New York's Foley Park with coffins and posters as they marched Wednesday to urge the New York Police Department to fire officers involved...

‘You Think It’s Swept Under the Rug?...

A federal prosecutor announced Tuesday, the day before the five year anniversary of Eric Garner's death, that the U.S. Department of Justice...

Attorneys Representing Officer in Eric Garner Case...

Poor health and obesity sent Eric Garner to an early grave, NYPD police union attorneys argued at a hearing last week. Lawyers representing New York...

Eric Garner’s Mother Pens Op-Ed Admonishing Officials...

Five years after the killing of Eric Garner, his mother is putting the heat on officials to get a move on in...

NYPD Officer Admits He Inflated Charges Against...

An NYPD officer involved in the struggle that led to the death of Eric Garner in 2014 wrote up paperwork exaggerating the seriousness of...

N.Y. Police Commander Said Eric Garner’s Death...

The Staten Island police commander who oversaw the events that led to the tragic death of Eric Garner in 2014 texted an officer that...

Judge Rules Trial of N.Y. Officer Accused...

A judge on Thursday cleared the way for the disciplinary trial of a New York City officer accused of choking Eric Garner to death...

Beyoncé Reportedly Walked Out of a Reebok...

Beyoncé just scored a major deal with Adidas, but before that other sneaker companies tried hard to partner with her. The "Irreplaceable" singer recently relaunched her...

Attorney Claims NYPD Chief Surgeon Ruled Officer...

The attorney for a New York officer accused of using excessive force that led to the death of Eric Garner claimed at a hearing...

Black Brazilian Teen Dies After Being ‘Suffocated’...

Protests erupted across several major cities of Brazil after the death of a 19-year-old Black teen at the hands of a supermarket security guard...

Watchdog: NYPD Won’t ID Instructors Who Trained...

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department has yet to disclose the names of instructors who trained an officer accused in the...