You remember Eric Garner, the young black man who was murdered by the New York Police Department (NYDP) last year in Staten Island, New York City? Well, the man who revealed the secret behind Garner’s death has been targeted and arrested by the NYPD for possessing an unregistered firearm.
Ramsey Orta filmed the NYPD killing Eric Garner. He has since been
locked up at the notorious Rikers prison in New York after his unlawful
Activists who are leading a campaign to free him alleged that the
NYDP scrutinized Orta’s daily life until they were able to find
something to charge him with.