Man Who Filmed Eric Garner Police Chokehold Sues City For $10 MillionThe New York City man whose cellphone video captured the fatal police chokehold of unarmed black man Eric Garner is suing the city for $10 million over a drug arrest that he says was police retaliation.
Ramsey Orta, Man Who Took Eric Garner Video, Released On Bail In Unrelated CaseRamsey Orta, the man who took the video of Eric Garner in a confrontation with police officers on Staten Island last summer, was released on bail Friday months after being accused of unrelated charges.
Police Advocates Fire Back Against Rising Anger Fueled By Death Of Eric GarnerPolice advocates are firing back against a rising tide of anger fueled by the death of Eric Garner, the man who died in custody after being placed in an apparent choke hold by police.
Man Who Recorded Video Of Eric Garner Arrest Appears In Court On Gun ChargesRamsey pleaded not guilty to two counts of criminal possession of a weapon and is being held on $75,000 bail.
Man Who Shot NYPD Choke-Hold Video Arrested On Gun ChargeRamsey Orta, 22, was arrested Saturday night on Staten Island on a charge of criminal possession of a firearm, an NYPD spokesman said.
Bratton: Review Of Officer Training Coming In Wake Of Eric Garner's DeathPolice Commissioner Bill Bratton ensured that a full investigation and new training for officers will be launched following the death of Eric Garner, who died after being put in a chokehold by an officer during an arrest on Staten Island last week.
4 Emergency Workers Now Suspended In Wake Of Eric Garner's Death In Police CustodyA group of demonstrators is calling for the resignation of Police Commissioner Bill Bratton after a Staten Island man died in police custody last week.