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Danroy Henry

DJ Henry and the Training of Police, Part Four

Phillip Martin | Posted 01.07.2012 | Crime
Phillip Martin

In February 2011, when a New York grand jury declined to indict anyone involved in the shooting death of DJ Henry, Henry's family called for a federal investigation.

DJ Henry and the Training of Police Part Three

Phillip Martin | Posted 01.01.2012 | Crime
Phillip Martin

Some law enforcement experts say that police forces around the country need to train officers to de-escalate conflicts and increase sensitivity to racial stereotypes.

DJ Henry and the Training of Police Part One

Phillip Martin | Posted 12.31.2011 | Crime
Phillip Martin

The shooting death of Danroy "DJ" Henry, a black student at Pace University with no record of criminality or violence, continues to stir controversy on a number of levels that go well beyond this single incident.

Trymaine Lee

Family Of Danroy Henry 'Battle' On A Year After Deadly Police Shooting | Trymaine Lee | Posted 12.21.2011 | Black Voices

It has been a year since police in a small town in Westchester County, New York, shot and killed Danroy Henry Jr. But for Henry's family, each day see...

Confusion Follows Pace Football Player's Shooting by Police | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The 33-year-old police officer, Aaron Hess, was a former Marine who for seven years had served on the tiny police force in Pleasantville, N.Y., the vi...

Danroy Henry Shooting Divides New York Community

NCAAFB FanHouse | Joe Lapointe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- On his back, Danroy Henry Jr. had a tattoo of angel wings. He spent the last hour of his life dancing and socializing in a rest...

Thousands Mourn Football Phenom Shot Dead By Police

NCAAFB FanHouse | Joe Lapointe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

BOSTON -- At Danroy Henry's memorial service Friday, the football players of Pace University wore dark suits and somber expressions and a few signs of...

Family Of Pace Student Killed By Police Calls For Federal Investigation | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The father of a Pace University football star shot and killed by police is calling on the U.S. Department of Justice to conduct its own investigation,...

Family Of Slain Pace Football Player Hires Rights Lawyer

The Boston Globe | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The parents of a 20-year-old football player from Easton have hired a civil rights lawyer to investigate the shooting death of their son by police off...

Slain Pace Student's Friends Say Cops Threatened To Shoot Them | AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Teammates of the Pace University football player mortally wounded by po lice gunfire were pre vented from giving him CPR -- and two others were Tasere...

Scott Brown Urges Probe Into Pace University Football Player's Death

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

U.S. Sen. Scott Brown (R-MA) said he wants an official probe in the Sunday death of Pace University football player Danroy Henry, who was shot and kil...

Pace University Student Fatally Shot By Police

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Pace University football player Danroy Henry was shot and killed early Sunday morning after police responded to a bar fight in Mount Pleasant, N.Y. ...