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A Street Vendor in Brooklyn Says He Was the Victim of New York Police Brutality

SUNSET PARK (WABC) –
The whole thing was caught on camera (click on below link to view video).  His sisters came to help him and they were arrested too. 383 more words

News

Hundreds of New Yorkers Protest Due Police Brutality

Protests related shooting incident that occurred black teenagers in Ferguson, Missouri, United States increasingly widespread. This time, hundreds of people in New York protested police brutality in the incident. 230 more words

World News

Make the NYPD Adopt On-Body Cameras

On July 17, a New York City father named Eric Garner died after being placed in a chokehold by an NYPD officer. On August 9, an unarmed teenager named Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer near St. 446 more words

Blacks

Man who filmed NYPD choke hold video arrested on weapons charges

- A man who filmed a New York City police officer use a choke hold on a suspect who later died has been arrested on weapons charges, law enforcement officials said on Sunday. 286 more words

Criminal Justice System

Medical Examiner: Police Chokehold Killed Eric Garner, Death Ruled A Homicide

For me the craziest thing about this man dying like this is the reason the police confronted him in the first place. Their story is that they were trying to question him about his illegally selling single or loose cigarettes. 76 more words

CCTV of 'rapper shooting best friend after music video dispute' released

Warning: Graphic footage

Police have released shocking CCTV footage that shows the moment a rapper allegedly shot his ‘best friend’ over a music video dispute. 160 more words

World