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Undercover New York Police Collected Information on Black Lives Matter Protesters

New York police officers stand guard at Rockefeller Center during the demonstrations nearly two years ago over Eric Garner’s death. (Tina Leggio / CC 2.0) In late 2014, a video of the death of Eric Garner prompted nationwide outrage and served as the catalyst for a fresh wave of #BlackLivesMatter protests. Garner, an African-American, died after being put in a chokehold by a New York Police Department officer.
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