NYPD Cracks Down On Overtime Pay For Officers Under DisciplineBowing to community pressure, the NYPD has enacted new rules to crack down on overtime pay for officers who are being disciplined.
Eric Garner's Mother Furious Over Six-Figure Sum Earned Last Year By Officer Involved In Son's DeathThe mother of Eric Garner expressed fury Wednesday night upon learning that an officer involved in her son’s death earned $120,000 last year.
Eric Garner's Family To File Action To Unseal Officer's RecordsThe mother of Eric Garner will fight to get confidential records of one of the officers involved in her son's death released.
Man Who Filmed Eric Garner Police Chokehold Sues City For $10 MillionThe New York City man whose cellphone video captured the fatal police chokehold of unarmed black man Eric Garner is suing the city for $10 million over a drug arrest that he says was police retaliation.
'I Didn't Want This Spotlight': Mothers Of The Movement Speak Out At DNCThe mother of Eric Garner, and several other mothers who lost children to gun violence or excessive police force ,took center stage at the Democratic National Convention Tuesday night.
De Blasio: Justice Department Not Dragging Its Feet With Eric Garner CaseMayor Bill de Blasio doesn't believe the Justice Department is dragging its feet over the Eric Garner case.
Sharpton Blasts Effort To Mute Black Lives Matter MovementThe Rev. Al Sharpton is criticizing efforts to mute the Black Lives Matter movement, saying a sustained protest is the only way to force change.
Eric Garner's Daughter Says She Was Lied To By ABC, Screams At Obama At Race Relations Town HallThe daughter of Eric Garner who died in a 2014 NYPD police confrontation started screaming after being denied a chance to question the president.
Alicia Keys, Beyonce, Bono Describe '23 Ways To Be Killed If You Are Black In America'The video, titled "23 Ways You Could Be Killed If You Are Black In America," features 23 celebrities -- including Chris Rock, Beyonce, Pink, Rihanna and Bono.
Sharpton: Dallas Police Shootings A 'Horrific, Despicable Act'He said the killings of black men by police officers in Louisiana and Minnesota, as well as the Dallas shootings, have put the nation at a "tipping point.''
Staten Island Hospital To Pay Eric Garner's Family $1M In SettlementThe settlement was confidential, but the amount of the payment was disclosed in court documents filed in Surrogate's Court on Staten Island.
Grand Jury Begins Hearing Evidence In Eric Garner Chokehold CaseGarner, who was 43, was stopped on July 17, 2014 outside a Staten Island convenience store because police officers believed he was selling loose, untaxed cigarettes.