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Funeral Held For Eric Garner, Staten Island Man That Died After Police Put In Chokehold

Sharpton To Officers In Eric Garner Case: ‘When Does Your Morality Kick In?’

The Rev. Al Sharpton gave a passionate speech Wednesday evening, as friends, family members, and community leaders came together to remember Eric Garner, the Staten Island man who who died while in police custody after a struggle.

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Still photo from cell phone video of an altercation between an NYPD officer and a suspect in East Harlem on July

Video Purportedly Shows Another NYPD Officer Using Choke Hold On Suspect In East Harlem

The video shows the police officer with an arm around the suspect’s neck as he struggles to arrest him.

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Emergency services officers remove a mysterious white flag from the Brooklyn Bridge on July 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Massive NYPD Response Day After Brooklyn Bridge White Flag Incident

A massive police presence surrounded the Brooklyn Bridge Wednesday – even with counterterrorism officers walking the beat – a day after unidentified vandals breached the security of the iconic span to replace the American flags with white flags.

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Suspect wanted in at least seven bank robberies in Queens. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Seeks Suspect In String Of Bank Robberies In Queens

The suspect successfully robbed five banks and tried to hold-up two others, netting more than $34,000 over the last two years, police said.

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Suspect wanted in rape of 24-year-old woman in the Bronx. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Man Wearing Scrubs Rapes Woman At Gunpoint In The Bronx

The incident occurred around 5:30 a.m. Sunday on East Tremont Avenue and Meyers Street in Parkchester.

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A mysterious white flag is seen on top of the Brooklyn Bridge on July 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

NYPD’s Miller: No Likely Terror Connection In Brooklyn Bridge White Flag Placement

American flags are once again flying on top of the Brooklyn Bridge after someone replaced the flags sometime overnight with what appeared to be whitewashed or faded versions of Old Glory.

07/22/2014

Police are looking for a man wanted in connection with a robbery and attempted rape that took place in Washington Heights. (Credit: DCPI)

Cops: Suspect Fled With Victim’s Cell Phone Following Failed Rape Attempt

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying and locating a man wanted in connection with an attempted rape and robbery in Washington Heights.

07/22/2014

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NYPD: Bearded, Tattooed Man Steals Bike In Williamsburg

The incident took place at North 5th Street and Driggs Avenue at 8:50 p.m. Monday night, police said.

07/22/2014

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

Suspect Accused Of Attacking Female Cop In East Harlem

She was punched in the face by a man in a group smoking marijuana at the Clinton Houses, police said.

07/21/2014

Police take away a snake that was found in Washington Square Park on Sunday, July 20. (Credit: Maya Salam, via Twitter)

Police Gather Up Snake Found Slithering In Washington Square Park

A snake was spotted slithering around Washington Square Park Sunday, but police got the situation under control.

07/21/2014

A collection of lighted prayer candles surround a Yankee cap on Bay Street as a tribute to Eric Garner, who died after arguing with police and being put in a choke-hold. (Credit: WCBS 880's Peter Haskell)

4 Emergency Workers Put On Desk Duty In Eric Garner Case; New Video Released

In an appeal from the pulpit, the Rev. Al Sharpton is demanding justice for the Staten Island man who died after an apparent police choke hold.

07/20/2014

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

Police Arrest Robbery Suspect Who Allegedly Pointed Gun At Officers In The Bronx

Police early Sunday arrested a robbery suspect without incident in the Hunts Point section of the Bronx, after the suspect allegedly pointed a gun at both the officers and himself.

07/20/2014

Police say they recovered this handgun near where Clinton Lawson was arrested July 19, 2014. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Carjacker Swiped 2 Vehicles, Struck Pedestrian, Fired Gun At Man In Brooklyn

A Queens man is accused of going on a wild crime spree in Brooklyn on Saturday that included stealing two cars at gunpoint, striking a pedestrian with a vehicle and firing shots at someone.

07/20/2014

Police lights (credit: ClipArt.com)

Cops Hunting For Man Who Roughed Up Female Officer In East Harlem

The officer was attacked while confronting a group of people at the Clinton Houses at Park Avenue and East 104th Street, police said.

07/20/2014

The Rev. Al Sharpton rallies with the widow and mother of Eric Garner, 43, who died in police custody on Staten Island. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Community Furious As Investigation Continues In S.I. Man’s Death In Police Custody

Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo has been stripped of his gun and shield as the NYPD continues to investigate the death of 43-year-old Eric Garner.

07/19/2014

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