Death In Custody

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Dies In Police Custody After Being Arrested On Warrant In Queens

Police said a man with an active arrest warrant died in custody in Queens Wednesday afternoon, after developing difficulty breathing due to a medical condition.

10/08/2014

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Former NYC Radio Host Dave Herman Dies In Custody, Awaiting Trial On Sex Charge

Former New York City radio personality Dave Herman died Thursday while in custody in New Jersey, where he was awaiting trial on charges in a child sex sting.

05/29/2014

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Family Calls For Answers About Woman’s Death In Police Custody

Family members rallied in Brooklyn Saturday on behalf of a woman who died in police custody, claiming that police ignored her please for medical attention until it was too late.

09/21/2013

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Arrestee Found Hanged In Staten Island Police Station Lockup

A man was found hanged in his jail cell this week, after being arrested when police caught him sleeping in a restaurant on Staten Island.

04/20/2013