The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

Staten Island grand jury clears NYPD officer in chokehold case

Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015 at 12:06 PM EST

New Pussy Riot Music Video "I Can't Breathe" Dedicated to Eric Garner

New Pussy Riot Music Video "I Can't Breathe" Dedicated to Eric Garner

Two members of the punk provocateur band Pussy Riot have released a new music video dedicated to Eric Garner, the Staten Island man whose death during a confrontation with NYPD officers sparked protests...

Tuesday, Jan 20, 2015 at 10:54 AM EST

Eric Garner Memorial Destroyed in Fire: NYPD

Eric Garner Memorial Destroyed in Fire: NYPD

The Staten Island memorial for Eric Garner, the 43-year-old father who died while being taken into NYPD custody last summer, caught fire Monday, according to police.

Monday, Jan 12, 2015 at 10:46 PM EST

"Gaps" in Officer Discipline in Chokehold Cases: Police IG

"Gaps" in Officer Discipline in Chokehold Cases: Police IG

The NYPD and an independent agency tasked with investigating excessive force claims are inconsistent in determining how and when officers are held accountable for using prohibited chokeholds, according a report...

Tuesday, Jan 6, 2015 at 01:27 AM EST

Hearing Set on Opening Grand Jury Record in Eric Garner Case

Hearing Set on Opening Grand Jury Record in Eric Garner Case

A New York judge will hear arguments later this month on whether he should open the secret grand jury record in the Eric Garner chokehold case.

Sunday, Dec 21, 2014 at 09:51 PM EST

Fourth Person Charged in Brooklyn Bridge Attack on Cops

Fourth Person Charged in Brooklyn Bridge Attack on Cops

A fourth suspect has been charged in last week's attack on two officers during a protest over the death of Eric Garner on the Brooklyn Bridge, police say.

Saturday, Dec 20, 2014 at 03:36 PM EST

Third Person Arrested in Brooklyn Bridge Attack on Cops

Third Person Arrested in Brooklyn Bridge Attack on Cops

A third suspect has been arrested in connection with an attack on two officers during a protest over the death of Eric Garner - part of an aggressive manhunt by police following the beating on the Brooklyn...

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Teen Arrested After Putting Officer in Choke Hold

Teen Arrested After Putting Officer in Choke Hold

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