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ME: Cops’ restraint of man factor in death

The death of a drugged, emotionally disturbed man restrained by police near St. Patrick’s Cathedral has been ruled a homicide. The medical examiner’s office cited “physical restraint by police” Friday as a factor in Ronald Singleton’s July 13 death. WNYW – Local News

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Heroin's Death Toll Rising in New York, Amid a Shift in Who Uses It

Heroin's Death Toll Rising in New York, Amid a Shift in Who Uses It In New York City, deaths from heroin overdoses were higher last year than they have been since 2003. The rise over the last four years was most pronounced in the Hispanic population. Deaths from overdoses of opioid painkillers such as hydrocodone […]

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Most New Yorkers Want To See Criminal Charges In The Death Of Eric Garner

NEW YORK — A majority of New Yorkers think criminal charges should be brought against police officer Daniel Pantaleo, the cop most directly involved in last month’s death of Eric Garner on Staten Island, a new poll shows. According to a Quinnipiac poll released Wednesday, 64 percent of New York City voters would support brining […]

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The Death and Life of Stop-and-Frisk

A new report looks back on 11 years of a controversial policy. City Limits – News

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Thousands March In New York City To Protest Death Of Eric Garner

(Refiles to add picture tag) By Natasja Sheriff NEW YORK, Aug 23 (Reuters) – The Reverend Al Sharpton led thousands of chanting but peaceful activists in a march across Staten Island on Saturday to protest the death of Eric Garner, who died after New York City police put him in a banned chokehold last month. […]

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NY Took Quick Precautions After in-Custody Death

NY Took Quick Precautions After in-Custody Death The relative calm in New York followed a carefully calibrated response by city and police officials intended to neutralize possible unrest. The response drew on the lessons from other high-profile use-of-force cases involving black victims that roiled … Read more on ABC News

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Eric Garner’s chokehold death could lead to charges against the NYPD, Staten Island DA says

A medical examiner’s report said Garner died from homicide by chokehold. amNewYork

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AG Holder heads to Ferguson over Michael Brown death

President Obama announced that he was sending the attorney genernal to Missouri on Wednesday as new video emerged (r.) showing Officer Darren Wilson (upper l.) standing over the body of Michael Brown (lower l.) after the shooting of the unarmed teen. New York News – NY Daily News

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2 men shot to death outside NYC food store

Two men have been killed in an early morning shooting outside a Harlem food store. WNYW – Local News

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Boy, 2, falls to death from NYC apartment window

A 2-year-old boy is dead after plummeting five floors from the window of a New York City apartment building. WNYW – NYC News

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Woman, 23, stabbed to death on Bronx street

Police say a 23-year-old woman was stabbed to death by her husband in an attack that began in a car and ended outside a Bronx home. WNYW – NYC News

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Sharpton gathers demonstrators to protest NYPD chokehold death

The Rev. Al Sharpton says demonstrators protesting the death of Eric Garner will convene on Staten Island but will not march on foot across the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. Sharpton said Saturday… | Metro | New York Post

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Death of former White House press secretary James Brady a homicide: medical examiner

Death of former White House press secretary James Brady, pictured right, has been ruled a homicide, D.C. medical examiner says. He took a bullet to the head during 1981 assassination attempt by John Hinckley Jr., left. New York News – NY Daily News

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Cardinal Dolan to host leaders after NYPD custody death

Cardinal Timothy Dolan is hosting a meeting of New York’s most influential religious leaders in the wake of a man’s death in police custody. Mayor Bill de Blasio told the Associated Press on Friday that Dolan will host the gathering later this month. De Blasio said there is “a tremendous need for healing at this […]

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30-year-old man slashed to death in Queens

Police say a 30-year-old man was slashed to death in Queens. WNYW – NYC News

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