Chokehold

7.16.19

NYPD Officer Won't Face Federal Charges in Eric Garner’s Death

Garner famously gasped “I can’t breathe” as he died, and the phrase later became a rallying cry for the #BlackLivesMatter movement.

5.17.19

"Not a Big Deal": NYPD Lieutenant Was Unalarmed Upon Learning of Eric Garner's Death

Officer Daniel Pantaleo is undergoing a disciplinary hearing for his role in the 2014 incident.

4.3.18

Asheville cop who beat black jaywalker: “I beat the shit out of his head”

Asheville police release body cam footage of the arrest and beating of Johnnie Rush.

6.9.17

Cop and Husband Charged with Murder for Denny's Chokehold

Video from the incident shows the two pinning down 24-year-old John Hernandez while bystanders scream for them to stop.

10.2.16

The man who filmed NYPD officers choking Eric Garner to death is going to prison

Ramsey Orta shot the cell phone video that gave a movement its slogan, "I can't breathe." Now he's going to prison for selling heroin and gun possession.

10.28.15

Watch an NYPD Cop Tackle and Pepper-Spray a 22-Year-Old Skateboarder

"Someone record!" Yibin Mu can be heard yelling in the video as the cop sits on his back. "Someone record this!"

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10.28.15

Video Shows NYPD Officer Tackling, Choking, and Pepper-spraying a Skateboarder

The officer tackled the skateboarder and placed him in what appears to be a chokehold, a maneuver banned by the NYPD patrol guide. The NYPD told VICE News that the incident is now under internal review.

9.18.15

No Matter How Much You Try, You Cannot Prepare for INTEGRITY This Weekend!

The legendary hardcore juggernaut returns to Baltimore, playing material rarely heard live. You need to go.

3.30.15

Here It Is, Your Lineup for This Is Hardcore 2015

Chokehold, Snapcase, Exploited, and so much more are part of 2015's lineup!

3.26.15

Dashcam Footage Shows Michigan Cops Choking, Beating, and Using Taser on Black Man During Traffic Stop

In the video, one officer can be seen placing the 57-year-old in a chokehold with one arm, while repeatedly punching him with the other.

2.23.15

NYPD Cops Say Training Inspired by Eric Garner's Death Is a 'Waste of Time'

Cops have reportedly been falling asleep during the three-day long retraining course billed as a way to change how the city's cops interact with New Yorkers.

1.12.15

Inspector’s Review Says the NYPD Still Has a Huge Problem With Banned Chokeholds

The first report by the new inspector general for the NYPD found that officers who use the banned practice were hardly punished despite repeated calls for more serious consequences.

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