Fired NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo Suing To Get His Job BackPantaleo was fired in August; more than five years after Garner's death.
Garner Family, Local Lawmakers Push Bill That Would Make Police Chokeholds A CrimeThey announced legislation set to be introduced, known as the "Eric Garner Anti-Chokehold Bill."
NYPD Reports Plunge In Arrests Since Pantaleo Firing, Sparking Police Slowdown ConcernsFelony arrests are down 11 percent and misdemeanor arrests are down 17 percent since Officer Daniel Pantaleo was terminated following a five-year investigation into Garner's death.
NYPD Union Votes 'No Confidence' In Bill De Blasio, Calls On Governor To Remove Mayor From OfficePBA leader Patrick Lynch continued to slam the mayor for his perceived anti-police rhetoric while in office.
Eric Garner Case: Sergeants Union Says Pantaleo Commanding Officer Being Used As Political ScapegoatThe Sergeants Benevolent Association is blasting the NYPD for penalizing the commanding officer in the Eric Garner chokehold case.
Only On CTM: Police Commissioner O'Neill Opens Up About Officer Pantaleo's FiringPolice Commissioner James O'Neill talks about his controversial decision to fire NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo five years after the chokehold death of Eric Garner on Staten Island.
Eric Garner Case: NYPD Supervisor Of Pantaleo Won't Stand Trial, Loses 20 Vacation Days As PunishmentNo departmental trial will happen for the sergeant who supervised the officers involved with Eric Garner's death on Staten Island in 2014.
Eric Garner Case: NYPD Fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo, 5 Years After ConfrontationThe commissioner's decision comes two weeks after an NYPD administrative judge recommended Pantaleo be fired for apparently using a banned chokehold during Garner's arrest.
Eric Garner Case: While Family Praises Pantaleo Decision, Police Union Blasts Move As ‘Absolutely Embarrassing’Eric Garner's family says the NYPD's decision to fire NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo is only part of the justice they've waited five years for.
Eric Garner Case: Expert Talks On Termination Of Officer Daniel Pantaleo From NYPDJohn Jay College of Criminal Justice expert Henry Smart III shares insight on Daniel Pantaleo's firing from the NYPD following Eric Garner's death following an attempted arrest in 2014.
Report: Judge Says NYPD Officer In Eric Garner Choke-Hold Death Wasn't Truthful During QuestioningIn a 46-page opinion obtained by the New York Times, the NYPD's administrative judge said Officer Daniel Pantaleo's definition of a choke-hold during questioning was "implausible and self-serving."
Eric Garner Case: NYPD Commissioner Promises Fair Decision In Officer Pantaleo's FateIt could be the most momentous decision O'Neill makes as police commissioner.
Eric Garner Case: Protesters, NYPD Union Both Slam Bill De Blasio After Officer SuspendedProtestors had a clear message for Mayor de Blasio, again chanting “fire Pantaleo” and "no justice, no peace." While the Police Benevolent Association insists Officer Pantaleo did nothing wrong.
Eric Garner Case: NYPD Officer Pantaleo Suspended After Trial Judge Recommends He Be FiredThe NYPD's Deputy Commissioner of Trials Rosemarie Maldonado recommended Daniel Pantaleo be fired.
Eric Garner Case: Protesters Arrested Outside Gracie Mansion, De Blasio's Calls For Patience RefusedCrowds gathered at Gracie Mansion on the Upper East Side, two days after it was announced no federal charges would be filed against the NYPD officer accused of using a chokehold on Garner