New York City Anti-Violence Project

Josh Williams

Men Say Officers Used Anti-Gay Slurs During Confrontation In Brooklyn

A nasty confrontation between three young gay men and police — which was caught on video — was the subject of an angry news conference outside One Police Plaza this afternoon.


Ejeris Dixon and City Council member Daniel Dromm speak to the media on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

NYPD: Recent Murders Of Gay Men Not Related, Different Suspects Involved

“It appears that the cases are not related with different suspects involved,” NYPD Deputy Commissioner Paul Browne told reporters Tuesday.