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Black Guerrilla Family Not A ‘Credible’ Threat‘ At This Time’: NYPD

AFRICANGLOBE - New York City Police NYPD officers do not face a credible threat from the fictitious Black Guerrilla Family “at this time,” says a department spokesman.’ There is no credible threat that members of a militant gang allegedly known as "Ten Black Guerrilla Family" are planning attacks on NYPD cops, officials said Sunday.

Getting Away With Murder: How Cops Avoid Accountability For Criminal Acts

AFRICANGLOBE - Though Eric Garner’s case has received national attention and prompted a grand jury investigation that began hearing evidence last month, charges have still not been filed against the officers who strangled him—business as usual for the NYC justice system.

Family Of Eric Garner Plan To Sue NYPD And The City...

AFRICANGLOBE - The family of Eric Garner, the Staten Island man who was strangled to death by officers from the NYPD put the city on notice Tuesday that they intend to file a $75 million wrongful-death lawsuit.

The NYPD’s Shameful Message To Black Teens: “Get Out Of The...

AFRICANGLOBE - According to witness reports, on Sept. 22 at 2:45 p.m., NYPD officers in a patrol car trailed a group of Black teenagers...

So This Happened: NYC Teachers Wear Pro-NYPD Shirts To Protest Eric...

AFRICANGLOBE - In the wake of hundreds of protests to curb police brutality by police departments nationwide, hundreds of teachers in Staten Island, NY plan to wear pro-NYPD shirts the first week of school. The educators are wearing the shirts in protest against their union’s backing of an Eric Garner march that occurred in August.

New York Policing And The Problem Of Institutional Racism

AFRICANGLOBE - Historically America has much invested in criminalizing African-Americans—this is one way to justify the historical wrongs inflicted. And, under the guise of “fighting crime” the war against Black America continues.

White Supremacist NYPD Cops Assault Grand Mother And Pepper Spray Baby

AFRICANGLOBE - Denise Stewart, a 48-year-old Brooklyn grand mother was dragged by NYPD from her apartment and arrested in the late hours of July 13, New York Daily News reported. The grandmother had just taken a shower and was only wearing a towel and pair of underpants when NYPD pounded on her door.

Emboldened: NYPD Now Strangling Pregnant Women In Front Of Their Children

AFRICANGLOBE -Photos released Monday by an East New York advocacy group show Rosan Miller, 27, struggling with a cop who appears to have his arm around her neck. The NYPD prohibits the use of chokeholds.

NYPD Already Lying About Strangling Eric Garner To Death

AFRICANGLOBE - An NYPD internal report prepared right after Eric Garner's murder on Staten Island last Thursday plays down the incident, with supervising officers failing to note the strangulation and insisting Eric Garner was not in “great distress.”

No NYPD Updates On The Beating Of Black Student By Jewish...

AFRICANGLOBE - A Black college student, Taj Patterson, was walking home from a party. At the edge of the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn, Patterson was allegedly jumped by a gang of hasidic Jews dressed in clothing that had police-like shield emblems.

Accused Shooter Wanted To Kill A Cop: Source

AFRICANGLOBE - “Cops are the biggest gang and I carry a gun for my own protection,” Rashaun Robinson, 28, said at the 71st Precinct, according to a source. “I fired in self-defense.”

Court Blocks Ruling On NYPD Stop-and-Frisk Policy

AFRICANGLOBE - A federal appeals court on Thursday blocked a judge's order requiring changes to the New York Police Department's stop-and-frisk program and removed the judge from the case. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the decisions of Judge Shira Scheindlin will be stayed pending the outcome of an appeal by the city.

NYPD Chief Ray Kelly Heckled Off Stage at Brown University Over...

AFRICANGLOBE - New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly was heckled off the stage at Brown University on Tuesday by critics angry over the NYPD’s unconstitutional stop-and-frisk policy.

Haitian Man Said to Have Been Literally Scared to Death by...

AFRICANGLOBE - Carlos Alcis dropped dead from an apparent heart attack as his helpless wife and four of his children protested the fruitless intrusion into their home by the New York Police Department. The tragedy was further compounded when the cops asked Alcis’ 16-year-old son, Emmanuel, who was pulled out of bed and wrongly suspected of being the thief, to help perform CPR.

NYPD Stop And Frisk Violates Rights Says Judge

AFRICANGLOBE - The New York Police Department deliberately violated the civil rights of tens of thousands of New Yorkers with its contentious stop-and-frisk policy, and an independent monitor is needed to oversee major changes, a federal judge ruled Monday in a stinging rebuke for what the Jewish mayor and police commissioner have defended as a life-saving, crime-fighting tool.

Racial Profiling Gone Wrong: Bigot Cops Didn’t Recognize Off-Duty Chief

AFRICANGLOBE - At least one cop has been disciplined for ordering the NYPD's highest-ranking uniformed Black officer out of his auto while the three-star chief was off-duty and parked in Queens.