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He joined the NYPD in In one of the cases, he and other officers allegedly ordered two black men to strip naked on the street for a search and the charges against the men were dismissed. According to bystanders, including a friend of Garner, Ramsey Orta, who recorded the incident on his cell phone,   Garner had just broken up a fight, which may have drawn the attention of the police  —although Garner may also have been selling " loosies " single cigarettes without a tax stamp in violation of New York state law.
Every time you see me, you want to mess with me. I'm tired of it. Everyone standing here will tell you I didn't do nothing.
I did not sell nothing.
Because every time you see me, you want to harass me. You want to stop me [garbled] selling cigarettes. I'm minding my business, officer, I'm minding my business. Please just leave me alone.
I told you the last time, please just leave me alone. Chokeholds are prohibited by NYPD regulations. At that point, three uniformed officers and the two plainclothes officers had surrounded him.
At the funeral, Al Sharpton gave a speech calling for harsher punitive measures to be taken against the officers responsible for the incident.
According to the medical examiner's definition, a homicide is a death caused by the intentional actions of another person or persons, which is not necessarily an intentional death or a criminal death.
Watts was held in Times Square.
The protest was in the form of poetry and many Broadway entertainers participated in the event. Attempts by the New York Civil Liberties Union and others to gain release of that information have been unsuccessful.
On December 19, during a New York City protest about the grand jury decision, supporters of the NYPD held a counter-demonstration, wearing shirts with the phrase, "I can breathe, thanks to the NYPD", on them, holding signs with phrases like "Bluelivesmatter", and chanting, "Don't resist arrest.
The suspected gunman, Ismaaiyl Brinsley, cited Garner's death at the hands of police as well as that of Michael Brown as reasons to kill police officers. Mullins, the head of the union representing police sergeants, called on members not to slow down police response across the city by supervising every arrest.
He also commented saying that the use of the term "chokehold" by the chief medical examiner's office was political.
Don't Break the Law. CopsLivesMatter", which sparked controversy. Erica held a vigil and "die-in" on December 11,on Staten Island in memory of her father, near where he died.
No, I could care less about his condolences He's still getting a paycheck. He's still feeding his kids, when my husband is six feet under and I'm looking for a way to feed my kids now.
On August 1, in a statement, the mayor urged all parties involved to create a dialogue, and find a path "to heal the wounds from decades of mistrust and create a culture where the police department and the communities they protect respect each other. Attorney General Eric Holder said that the Department of Justice was "closely monitoring" investigations into Garner's death.
Presidents have expressed thoughts about Garner's death. Barack Obama addressed the grand jury's decision by making a speech, stating that Garner's death and the legal outcome of it is an "American problem". Bush said he found the verdict "hard to understand" and "very sad" in an interview.
Peter King R-NY stated that, if Garner had been healthier, he would not have died after a police officer placed him in a chokehold. Four of those allegations were substantiated by an independent review board.Mar 19, · The disparities that remain also can’t be explained by differences in cognitive ability, an argument made by people who cite racial gaps in test scores that appear for both black boys and girls.
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NYIT Alumna Keeps the City Running. After graduation, Denise Berger (ph-vs.com '86) was recruited for a leadership program at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.