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The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

Staten Island grand jury clears NYPD officer in chokehold case

Friday, Dec 5, 2014 at 09:15 PM EST

DA Left Lesser Charge Off Table in Garner Chokehold Case: Source

DA Left Lesser Charge Off Table in Garner Chokehold Case: Source

The Staten Island District Attorney did not ask grand jurors to consider a reckless endangerment charge in the chokehold death of Eric Garner, a source familiar with the case told NBC 4 New York.

Friday, Dec 5, 2014 at 03:29 PM EST

Civilian Complaints Against NYPD Down

Civilian Complaints Against NYPD Down

Civilian complaints against NYPD officers are down this year, especially in the months since the NYPD chokehold death of Eric Garner on Staten Island over the summer, according to data obtained Friday by The...

Friday, Dec 5, 2014 at 09:36 PM EST

Protesters Storm Apple Store

Protesters Storm Apple Store

storm the Apple Store on Fifth Avenue in midtown Friday evening. It's not clear why they chose that store to demonstrate. ">Protesters storm the Apple Store on Fifth Avenue in midtown Friday evening. It's not clear why they chose that store to demonstrate.

Friday, Dec 5, 2014 at 03:00 PM EST

Early Results Show Progress With Police Body Cameras

Early Results Show Progress With Police Body Cameras

Thousands of police officers are wearing body cameras, but only a few departments have studied the results. What is known is promising: fewer instances of police officers using force and fewer complaints from...

Friday, Dec 5, 2014 at 07:00 AM EST

Amid Protests, Chokehold Case Cop Cautiously Hopeful: Atty

Amid Protests, Chokehold Case Cop Cautiously Hopeful: Atty

The attorney for Daniel Pantaleo, the NYPD officer who was cleared in the chokehold death of Eric Garner, tells NBC 4 New York the cop is “cautiously optimistic” about his future after clearing a major legal...

Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 at 12:28 PM EST

De Blasio Talks of Son Dante After Garner Decision

De Blasio Talks of Son Dante After Garner Decision

He is a white man with a black son, a mayor elected on a campaign centered on mending relations between the nation's largest police force and the communities of color who feel mistreated and, at times,...

Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 at 08:35 PM EST

NJ Youths Share Concerns Following Eric Garner Case

NJ Youths Share Concerns Following Eric Garner Case

More than a dozen kids at Newark's Boys & Girls Club talk about Eric Garner, justice, and living in one of the highest crime cities in New Jersey. Brian Thompson reports

Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 at 07:46 PM EST

From the Archives: Cop Charged in Deadly 1994 Chokehold

From the Archives: Cop Charged in Deadly 1994 Chokehold

The last time an NYPD cop was indicted in a deadly chokehold case was in March 1995, about four months after 29-year-old Anthony Baez died after a confrontation with police officer Francis Livoti. Livoti waived...

Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 at 01:59 PM EST

No Indictment of NYPD Cop in Garner Chokehold Death

No Indictment of NYPD Cop in Garner Chokehold Death

A Staten Island grand jury has cleared an NYPD officer of criminal wrongdoing in the chokehold case of Eric Garner, the unarmed man who died while being arrested in the borough earlier this year, the district...

Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 at 12:05 PM EST

Garner's Widow Slams DA, Cops: "No Sincerity From Day One"

Garner's Widow Slams DA, Cops: "No Sincerity From Day One"

Eric Garner's relatives say they feel "anger" and "frustration" after a grand jury on Staten Island voted not to indict the NYPD officer caught on video wrapping his arm around Garner's neck before he died in a...

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