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Al Sharpton

Sharpton, Other Civil Rights Leaders Launch Fight Against ‘Knockout Game’

The Rev. Al Sharpton and other civil rights leaders have launched a social media campaign in an effort to stop the violent “knockout game.”

12/04/2013

Knockout Game

Hasidic Man Victim Of Latest Possible ‘Knockout’ Assault In Williamsburg

New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind said a pattern has emerged but stopped short of saying the Jewish community is being targeted in these types of attacks.

12/02/2013

Brooklyn Knockout Attack Suspect

Police Search For Suspect In Another Possible ‘Knockout Game’ Attack

Police were searching Saturday for a suspect in an attack on a 76-year-old woman in Brooklyn, in what was believed to be another possible instance of the “knockout game.”

11/30/2013

Residents and community activists hold a rally in Brooklyn against knockout assaults. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Brooklyn Residents Hold Rally Calling For End To ‘Knockout Game’ Assaults

Brooklyn residents are taking a stand against the so-called “knockout game,” a violent trend in which youths sucker-punch unsuspecting strangers for kicks.

11/29/2013

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: ‘Knockout Game’ Suspected In Bronx Attack

Another “knockout game” incident was suspected in an attack Wednesday in the Bronx, according to a published report.

11/28/2013

This 12-year-old boy, who did not want to be identified, says he was a victim of the "knockout game." (credit: CBS 2)

Teen Arrested In Alleged ‘Knockout’ Attack Of Boy, 12

Police have arrested a 13-year-old boy in connection with the attack of a 12-year-old Brooklyn boy who said he was a victim of the “Knockout Game.”

11/26/2013

Knockout Game Arrest

Man Charged In Latest Alleged ‘Knockout Game’ Attack In Brooklyn

Four suspects were being held Saturday morning in a string of violent attacks in Brooklyn, known as the “knockout game.”

11/23/2013

Knockout Game

New York Lawmaker Targets ‘Knockout Game’ With New Bill

Republican Assemblyman Jim Tedisco of Schenectady said Thursday that his bill would make the violent game a gang assault with a sentence of up to 25 years. Youths would be charged as adults.

11/21/2013

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