The New York Police Department officer who choked Eric Garner to death during a confrontation over the sale of individual cigarettes is still on the force two years after Garner’s death. His daughter, Erica Garner, tells RT America’s Anya Parampil that she is still speaking with the US Department of Justice and members of Congress, trying to seek justice for her father’s killing. She also talks about her efforts to bridge the gap between police and the black community.
The blood of Akai Gurley will forever rest on the hands of Brooklyn DA Ken Thompson.
Akai Gurley’s aunt reacts as ex-NYPD cop Peter Liang avoids jail time in the shooting death of her nephew: “How on earth can you guys say it’s okay to murder and not be held accountable?