It’s Official: NYPD Officer Liang Has Manslaughter Sentence Reduced To Community Service

In 2014, NPD officer Peter Liang shot and killed Akai Gurley.  Officer Liang and Landau were on a ‘vertical patrol’ of a building when Officer Liang became frightened and fired his weapon in the dark. Gurley and his friend, Melissa Butler, were standing in the stairwell, two floors below them, when Gurley was shot in the chest by a ricocheting […]

April 19, 2016 · Police