Brother Of George Floyd Among Those Who Marched From Times Square To Trump Tower Protesting Police Brutality, DiscriminationProponents of peaceful protests likes this one cried out the name of the man who sparked a movement.
Dozens Gather To Mark 6 Years Since Chokehold Death Of Eric Garner On Staten IslandGarner was arrested for allegedly selling loose cigarettes on July 17, 2014.
Change In Law Allows Closer Look At Complaints Against Of Daniel Pantaleo, NYPD Officer Fired For Eric Garner Chokehold DeathRecords show former Officer Daniel Pantaleo was the subject of seven misconduct complaints prior to Garner's death.
N.Y. Gov. Cuomo Signs Sweeping Police Reforms Into Law, Says They're 'Long Overdue'New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday signed sweeping police reform bills into law, notably banning chokeholds and repealing a hotly contested state law known as "50A," which kept officers' disciplinary records confidential.
Afternoon Protests Over George Floyd's Death Bring Out Hundreds In Queens, Staten IslandPoliticians who were present at the rallies say more steps will be taken to change laws.
De Blasio Defends Calling For Officers To Be Charged In George Floyd's Death Despite It Taking 5 Years For NYPD To Fire Officer Involved In Death Of Eric GarnerMayor Bill de Blasio is responding to criticism of his calling for the officer involved in the death of George Floyd to be charged after it took New York City five years to fire the officer involved in the death of Eric Garner.
‘We’re Going To Make Sure That This Prosecution Goes Down’: Rev. Al Sharpton Seeks Justice During George Floyd VigilThe family of Eric Garner traveled from Staten Island to Minneapolis on Thursday, demanding justice for the death of George Floyd.
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."
Eric Garner's Mother, Former Pro Tennis Player James Blake Address House On Police BrutalityA House committee took up the topic of police brutality, and it heard from the mother of Eric Garner.
NYPD Commissioner Closes Eric Garner Case, No Charges Against Any Other OfficersWith rank and file cops seething over the firing of the officer involved in the Eric Garner chokehold case, the NYPD’s top cop is offering an olive branch.
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.