Death of Eric Garner

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On July 17, 2014, Eric Garner died in the New York City borough of Staten Island after Daniel Pantaleo, a New York City Police Department (NYPD) officer, put him in a chokehold while arresting him. Video footage of the incident generated widespread national attention and raised questions about the appropriate use of force by law enforcement.

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New York City's police commissioner has fired a police officer involved in the 2014 death of an unarmed black man. Police Commissioner James O'Neill had been..
Credit: CBS News - Published 23 minutes ago

The New York Police Department on Monday fired the white officer who used a deadly chokehold on Eric Garner, an African American, while trying to arrest him in..
Credit: Reuters - Published 43 minutes ago

The decision to fire Daniel Pantaleo came five years after Eric Garner's death during his arrest.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 hour ago

The white New York Police Department officer who used a deadly chokehold on Eric Garner while trying to arrest him in 2014, giving rise to the Black Lives Matter..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 hour ago

NYPD commissioner schedules midday news conference on undisclosed topic as city awaits his decision
Credit: CBS News - Published 2 hours ago

New York police will reveal on Monday the fate of the white police officer who used a deadly chokehold while arresting Eric Garner in 2014, the officer's lawyer..
Credit: Reuters - Published 2 hours ago

When internal affairs investigators asked Officer Daniel Pantaleo in 2014 to define a chokehold, he described a scenario where โ€œyou use your forearm, grasped..
5 hours ago • WorldNews

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