Grand Jury Won't Indict NYPD Detective In Fatal Shooting Of Unarmed Army ReservistWhile a grand jury failed to indict Hassan Hamdy, the NYPD did charge him with failure to employ proper tactics, which could result in his dismissal from the department if he is found guilty.
$2.5 Settlement For Family Of Noel Polanco, National Guardsman Shot Dead By NYPDThe family of an unarmed National Guardsman killed by police during a Queens traffic stop has settled with the city for millions.
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.
Attorneys Call On Federal Prosecutors To Review Polanco CaseAttorneys representing the family of an unarmed Army National Guardsman killed by a New York City police detective said Saturday that they will ask federal prosecutors to review the case.
No Indictment In Grand Central Parkway Police ShootingA grand jury in Queens has voted not to indict a police officer on criminal charges in the fatal shooting of an unarmed National Guardsman during a traffic stop.
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.
Wake Held For Man Killed By NYPD Detective On Grand Central ParkwayPolanco's mother hovered over her son's open casket. The former Army National Guardsman will be buried in his uniform.
Lawyer: Detective Wants To Tell His Side Of GCP Traffic Stop Shooting Hassan Hamdy's attorney said the 14-year veteran "felt threatened and was left with no other alternative other than the actions that he took."
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.
Man Killed In Police-Involved Shooting On Grand Central Parkway In QueensIt happened around 5:15 a.m. Thursday near exit 7 at LaGuardia Airport during routine traffic stop, police said