Gothamist: Department Of Justice Won't Charge Daniel Pantaleo For Eric Garner's Death

By Jen Chung
July 16, 2019
Federal prosecutors will announce on Tuesday that they will not file civil rights charges against Daniel Pantaleo, the NYPD officer who fatally choked Eric Garner on a Staten Island street. Wednesday is the fifth anniversary of Garner's death, and also when the statute of limitations for the Department of Justice to file charges expires.