Family Of Noel Polanco Files Notice Of Claim Against NYC, DetectiveThe family of an unarmed National Guardsman killed by police during a Queens traffic stop is taking first official step toward a lawsuit.
GCP Shooting Victim Noel Polanco Posthumously Promoted At Funeral In QueensMembers of the Army National Guard lined a street in Corona Friday as the casket of a fellow guardsman, who was shot and killed by an NYPD detective on the Grand Central Parkway, was carried into the Eternal Love Baptist Church.
Mother Of Man Killed On GCP Meets With Queens DAThe mother of an unarmed man who was shot and killed by a detective during a traffic stop on the Grand Central Parkway said she wants "justice" for her son.
Rev. Al Sharpton Supports Mother Of Noel Polanco Following Fatal Shooting On GCPSharpton hugged Cecilia Reyes during an appearance on Saturday at his Harlem headquarters. He said it's "unthinkable for a mother to have to bury her child."
Detective Who Shot Unarmed Man On GCP Previously Accused Of MisconductHassan Hamdy was one of 16 cops in a 1999 excessive force case, which was settled for almost $300,000. Hamdy is also one of six cops who was sued in 2007 by Dorothy Garcia and her grandson Tyrell.