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Disclosure questions remain in SC body-camera bill

...supporters of the legislation had referenced the death of black citizens at the hands of police in Ferguson, Mo., Staten Island, N.Y. and other places, including an Edgefield County man killed by a North Augusta police officer in 2014, as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-07/disclosure-questions-r
White South Carolina police officer charged with murder in fatal shooting of black motorist

...black men at the hands of police. They include the deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., and Eric Garner on Staten Island, N.Y. Both sparked protests nationwide.In the Charleston case, authorities said the victim, 50-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-08/white-south-carolina-p
John White

...Frederick Sheppard, South Carolina; five daughters, Wendy Harbour, Brooklyn, NY, Alice (Raymond) Cotton, Staten Island, NY, Shondell (Eric Baker) White, Beech Island, SC, Candice Mayo, Augusta, GA, Liza (Ralph) Tanksley...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174670446
Girlfriend says Georgia man shot by officer had stopped taking medication

...officers. When no indictment was issued for officers in the apparent chokehold death of Eric Garner, an unarmed black Staten Island man who got into a videotaped confrontation with white police officers, Anderson said she expressed anger and frustration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-03-11/girlfriend-says-georgia-ma
Legends Brunch brings out New York greats

...Garden, the "city's game" was celebrated in all five boroughs ? Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, Manhattan and Staten Island, as New York welcomed the hoops world onto its home court.From famed Rucker Park in Harlem to the outdoor courts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-02-15/legends-brunch-brings-out-new
New downtown Augusta boutique to add production area for its accessories

...integrally concerned with the direction of the community at large."In 2013, the Sharptons moved to Augusta from Staten Island, N.Y., where Kim was a hip-hop artist and Artina was a jewelry designer.Unable to afford the high price of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-04/new-downtow
Rants & Raves

...WITH THE RECENT high-profile and controversial decisions handed down by the grand jury in Ferguson, Mo., and Staten Island, N.Y., two officers in New York were murdered for protecting and serving a high-crime area. We need to hurry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-05/rants-raves
Legal protection

...the Peach State's progressive response to the outcry over high-profile police incidents in Ferguson, Mo., and Staten Island, N.Y., were announced last week by Sen. Vincent Ford, D-Atlanta.Let's start with the good, beginning with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-27/legal-protection
Remove unjust barriers

With Ferguson, Mo., and Staten Island, N.Y., still on our minds, one is reminded of how the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. articulated the deep connections between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-01-23/remove-unjust-barriers
Don't gouge the public eye

...front of the public's lens.Remember the bystander video of police struggling with a breathless Eric Garner on a Staten Island, N.Y., street last summer? That recording would have been illegal under Villalba's law. Honestly, we need...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-24/dont-gouge-public-eye