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Danroy Henry

Cop Who Killed College Football Player In Car Nearly Got Shot Too

AP | By JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.12.2012 | Crime

By JIM FITZGERALD WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Associated Press)-- The officer who shot and killed a college football player in his car in 2010 could easily...

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

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Field Named For Pace Athlete Shot By Police

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 12.17.2011 | College

EASTON, Mass. — The family of a college football player who was fatally shot by New York police marked the anniversary of his death Monday by ga...

Cop Who Killed Danroy Henry Sues Liquor Store

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 08.27.2011 | College

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — The police officer who shot and killed a college football player during a disturbance outside a bar in the New York suburbs...

Officer Who Killed Student Honored

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 06.14.2011 | College

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — A police union has given its Officer of the Year award to the policeman who shot and killed a college football player durin...

Charges Dropped Against Slain Pace Player's Teammates

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

VALHALLA, N.Y. — As soon as the charges against them were dropped Thursday, a group of college football players switched from defense to offense...

Confusion Follows Pace Football Player's Shooting by Police

nytimes.com | 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...

Family Of Slain Pace Football Player Plans $120M Suit

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — The parents of a college football player who was shot dead in his car by police announced Tuesday that they plan a $120 million...

Judge Keeps 911 Calls Secret In Student Shooting

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — A judge has refused to release 911 calls and other evidence to the parents of a college football player who was shot and ki...

Killed Student's Arrested Teammates Seek Dismissal Of Charges

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Four college football players who were arrested after their teammate was fatally shot by police are seeking an immediate di...

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...

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...

Family Of Pace Student Killed By Police Calls For Federal Investigation

foxnews.com | 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,...

Shot Pace Student Was Aided Quickly, Police Chief Says

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

VALHALLA, N.Y. — A college football player was driving drunk when he was shot to death by police outside a bar after his homecoming game, a law ...

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...

Police Account Of Danroy Henry's Death Questioned

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

THORNWOOD, N.Y. — Relatives of a Pace University football player who was shot and killed by police said Tuesday they are skeptical of official a...

NY College Football Player Shot By Police Near Bar

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

THORNWOOD, N.Y. — A college football player parked in a fire lane outside a bar sped away from police rapping on his car window, hit an officer ...

Parents Of Student Killed By Police Visit New York DA

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — The parents of a college football player shot to death by police had a meeting Monday with the district attorney coordinati...

Slain Pace Student's Friends Say Cops Threatened To Shoot Them

nypost.com | 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. ...