The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

Staten Island grand jury clears NYPD officer in chokehold case

Monday, Jul 13, 2015 at 06:03 PM EDT

De Blasio: NYPD Reforms in Place Since Garner Chokehold Death

De Blasio: NYPD Reforms in Place Since Garner Chokehold Death

As the anniversary of Eric Garner's death approaches, Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday proclaimed that he has faith in the reforms made to the New York City Police Department in the wake of the chokehold...

Thursday, Jul 2, 2015 at 12:21 AM EDT

Man Who Shot Garner Chokehold Video Arrested

Man Who Shot Garner Chokehold Video Arrested

The man who recorded video of the fatal police chokehold of Eric Garner in New York City has been charged with drug possession.

Tuesday, Jun 16, 2015 at 08:33 PM EDT

Prosecutors Fight for Eric Garner Grand Jury Record Secrecy

Prosecutors Fight for Eric Garner Grand Jury Record Secrecy

An appeals court is revisiting the issue of whether the grand jury record in the Eric Garner chokehold death case should stay sealed.

Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 03:31 AM EDT

Legislators Want Grand Jury Details in Garner Chokehold Death

Legislators Want Grand Jury Details in Garner Chokehold Death

More than two dozen New York lawmakers are urging a state appeals court to order the release of secret grand jury testimony concerning the police chokehold death of a Staten Island man last year.

Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 04:03 PM EDT

Sharpton Compares Garner, Gray Cases, Demands Special Prosecutor

Sharpton Compares Garner, Gray Cases, Demands Special Prosecutor

Special prosecutors should be used in cases of alleged police misconduct, the Rev. Al Sharpton urged Saturday, complaining anew about a New York grand jury's failure to indict officers in the death of Eric...

Tuesday, Apr 28, 2015 at 05:54 PM EDT

Kin of NYers Who Died by Police Demand Special Prosecutor

Kin of NYers Who Died by Police Demand Special Prosecutor

The relatives of eight people killed by police want Gov. Cuomo to order a special prosecutor to investigate deaths at the hands of officers.

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'Third-World' LaGuardia to Be Torn Down, Rebuilt: Cuomo

'Third-World' LaGuardia to Be Torn Down, Rebuilt: Cuomo

Gov. Cuomo introduced a plan Monday to redesign and rebuild LaGuardia Airport, replacing the cramped, outdated hub that Vice President Joe Biden once said befitted "third-world" countries with a unified terminal...

Driver Texts Behind Wheel of Limo Bus Carrying 45

Driver Texts Behind Wheel of Limo Bus Carrying 45

A cellphone video showing a limousine driver texting while transporting 45 people to the Hamptons, just one day after a separate limo crash killed four women on Long Island, has led to the firing of the driver.

Feds Urge Governors Cuomo, Christie to Discuss New Tunnel

Feds Urge Governors Cuomo, Christie to Discuss New Tunnel

Federal officials have called on governors Andrew Cuomo and Chris Christie to speed up talks on replacing the aging Hudson River rail tunnel.

Burglar on Bike Breaks into NJ Homes: Police

Burglar on Bike Breaks into NJ Homes: Police

A homeless man dubbed by police as the bicycle burglar is wanted in a series of overnight break-ins in several New Jersey communities, authorities say.

Body Found in Dumpster May Be Missing 8-Year-Old Girl

Body Found in Dumpster May Be Missing 8-Year-Old Girl

Santa Cruz police late Monday said they found a young girl's body believed to be that of Madyson Middleton, an 8-year-old girl who went missing late Sunday. The body was found in a dumpster, police said.

Man Stabs Subway Rider in Fight Over Seat on Train: NYPD

Man Stabs Subway Rider in Fight Over Seat on Train: NYPD

Police are searching for a man who allegedly stabbed a subway rider in a dispute over a seat on the train.