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The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

Staten Island grand jury clears NYPD officer in chokehold case

Sunday, Dec 7, 2014 at 09:40 AM EST

Newark Kids Tell World "Black Lives Matter"

Newark Kids Tell World "Black Lives Matter"

Students and staff members at BRICK Avon Academy in Newark, New Jersey, reacted to the Eric Garner case with the message "Black Lives Matter." School staffer Annette Jones shared the video with NBC 4 New York.

Saturday, Dec 6, 2014 at 12:57 PM EST

Garner Supporters Rally, Call for Congressional Action

Garner Supporters Rally, Call for Congressional Action

Advocates for the families of Eric Garner, Michael Brown and others on Saturday turned their focus to a national protest effort, detailing plans to march on Washington to call for Congressional action....

Saturday, Dec 6, 2014 at 12:52 PM EST

Eric Garner Protesters March in NYC

Eric Garner Protesters March in NYC

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets and stores in Manhattan for further demonstrations after a Staten Island grand jury decided not to indict an NYPD officer in the chokehold death of Eric Garner....

Saturday, Dec 6, 2014 at 12:49 PM EST

Eric Garner Protesters Storm Apple Store, Macy's, Park

Eric Garner Protesters Storm Apple Store, Macy's, Park

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets and stores in Manhattan for a third night of demonstrations after a Staten Island grand jury decided not to indict an NYPD officer in the chokehold death of Eric...

Sunday, Dec 7, 2014 at 11:41 AM EST

Garner Supporters Call for Congressional Action

Garner Supporters Call for Congressional Action

Advocates for the families of Eric Garner, Michael Brown and others on Saturday turned their focus to a national protest effort, detailing plans to march on Washington to call for Congressional action.

Friday, Dec 5, 2014 at 05:46 PM EST

223 Arrested on 2nd Day of Garner Protests: NYPD

223 Arrested on 2nd Day of Garner Protests: NYPD

Police say 223 demonstrators were arrested Thursday night as protests of the Staten Island grand jury’s decision not to indict an NYPD officer in the chokehold death of Eric Garner stretched into a second night,...

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...

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