The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

Staten Island grand jury clears NYPD officer in chokehold case

Thursday, Oct 22, 2015 at 03:50 PM EDT

Activists, Families Protest Against Police-Involved Deaths

Activists, Families Protest Against Police-Involved Deaths

Activists and family members of those killed by police recited names and talked about their loved ones at a rally in Times Square. It marked the start of three days of protests and marches speaking out...

Thursday, Aug 20, 2015 at 08:01 PM EDT

Judge: Cop Watchdog Can't Get Garner Grand Jury Documents

Judge: Cop Watchdog Can't Get Garner Grand Jury Documents

A New York City judge ruled Thursday that a city agency investigating possible misconduct by a police officer who held Eric Garner in a fatal chokehold cannot have access to minutes from the grand jury...

Thursday, Jul 30, 2015 at 04:23 AM EDT

Court Nixes Release of Testimony in Eric Garner Case

Court Nixes Release of Testimony in Eric Garner Case

A New York appeals court says the public can't see the testimony a grand jury heard before declining to indict a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man.

Saturday, Jul 18, 2015 at 08:27 PM EDT

Hundreds Rally to Mark Anniversary of Garner Death

Hundreds Rally to Mark Anniversary of Garner Death

Several hundred people rallied outside the federal courthouse in Brooklyn Saturday to demand justice in the death of Eric Garner -- the Staten Island man whose death in police custody sparked protests...

Tuesday, Jul 14, 2015 at 10:15 PM EDT

Eric Garner Family on $5.9M Settlement: Money Is Not Justice

Eric Garner Family on $5.9M Settlement: Money Is Not Justice

The relatives of an unarmed black man who died after being put in a white police officer's chokehold said Tuesday that the nearly $6 million settlement they reached with the city wasn't a victory as they...

Tuesday, Jul 14, 2015 at 06:55 AM EDT

NYC Announces $5.9M Settlement in Garner Case

NYC Announces $5.9M Settlement in Garner Case

NYC officials have announced a $5.9 million settlement in Eric Garner police chokehold case.

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Police at 2 Crime Scenes After Shots Fired on Long Island

Police at 2 Crime Scenes After Shots Fired on Long Island

Gunshots were fired and an officer may have been stuck by a vehicle in a developing incident involving two crime scenes on Long Island Wednesday morning, police said.

16-Year-Old Girl Killed in Queens Hit-and-Run: NYPD

16-Year-Old Girl Killed in Queens Hit-and-Run: NYPD

A 16-year-old girl was killed after she was struck by a hit-and-run driver early Wednesday morning, police said.

Christie Heads Home to Ponder Next Step in WH Bid

Christie Heads Home to Ponder Next Step in WH Bid

Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is heading home to New Jersey Wednesday morning to "take a deep breath" and make a decision on his next step forward. Christie, who finished back in the pack in...

Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump Winners in N.H.

Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump Winners in N.H.

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders rode a wave of voter frustration with American politics to commanding victories in Tuesday's New Hampshire primaries, adding crucial credibility to their...

Brutal Cold Expected to Freeze Tri-State

Brutal Cold Expected to Freeze Tri-State

Parts of the tri-state will see an inch or less of snow in the next 24 hours ahead of what Storm Team 4 says could be some of the coldest weather the tri-state has seen this winter, with NYC seeing windchills of...

Minnie Mouse, Cookie Monster and Olaf Arrested in Times Square

Minnie Mouse, Cookie Monster and Olaf Arrested in Times Square

Minnie Mouse, Cookie Monster and Olaf from the film “Frozen” became the latest costumed characters to be arrested in Times Square after a cop saw them harassing a man for money.