| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:21 AM
The day after the George Zimmerman verdict, I hadn't cried for Trayvon Martin yet. I was still stunned, kind of punch drunk from injustice. I walked into Starbucks after hearing about the demonstrations and passionate protests on Trayvon's behalf, and...
| Sep 8, 2013
So much had been made in the preseason about the experience on Lafayette’s offensive line. Five starters returning … all of them stronger than ever because of their weight room regimen … even some virtual guarantees by the players that.....
| Sep 1, 2013
I’d like to try to keep track weekly of how the Lafayette football opponents are doing. Here’s the Week 1 report. SACRED HEART (1-0) – Defeated Marist 37-21. SHU 234 yds rushing, 201 passing. Rushing plays, 53; pass plays, 34.......
| Oct 26, 2011
| 5:03 PM
Detective Gescard Isnora, the undercover cop who fired the first shots in the controversial shooting death of Sean Bell in 2006, told his story publicly for the first time today.
He was testifying in the NYPD departmental trial that's seeking to push him...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 3:29 PM
It was one of the worst police shootings in New York City history, and on Wednesday two cops who shot Sean Bell on his wedding day made their final pleas to not receive maximum punishment.
A departmental trial, the NYPD internal equivalent of a court...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 7:07 PM
Was prevention of anti-police violence the reason cops painted over a new mural, or was it heavy-handed censorship? It's a question the mural's artist seeks answers to as the story of the cops' literal cover-up generates a reaction far beyond the...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 5:00 AM
What happened to Chavis Carter?
It is a pregnant question, potentially even an explosive one. Carter died of a gunshot wound to the temple on the last Saturday in July, but the question about his death has only grown louder and more urgent since then. It...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 5:00 PM
A day after Constance Malcolm made only a statement to the media following the indictment of NYPD Officer Richard Haste in the shooting death of her son Ramarley Graham, Malcolm opened up to PIX 11 News.
The 40-year-old mother of three started off the...
| Mar 21, 2012
Although I have obsessively read and re-read news stories about Trayvon Martin, the 17-year-old Miami boy shot dead last month by a self-proclaimed neighborhood-watch captain in a Sanford community, I haven't been able to watch any television coverage...
| Oct 14, 2010
| 3:01 AM
The fiancee and friends of an unarmed man killed in a 50-bullet police shooting on his wedding day said they wanted justice. The legal system gave them money — more than $7 million.
The city did what it has done time and time again: pay.
| Jun 28, 2010
| 12:42 PM
A police officer involved in the 2006 shooting death of Sean Bell has filed a counter suit against the dead man's estate.
Officer Michael Carey , who was acquitted of all charges in the case, filed the suit last week in Brooklyn Federal Court.