Eric Adams appears in the following:
Monday, July 17, 2017
The Justice Department's investigation is ongoing, and the officer who put Garner in the choke hold is still employed by the NYPD.
Wednesday, August 03, 2016
Chief James O'Neill is coming in at a time when tensions between police and communities of color are still high.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
U.S. mail carrier Glen Grays was handcuffed by police, mid-route, in another case where a videotaped encounter between police and an African American man raise questions.
Friday, January 08, 2016
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, who attended President Obama's town hall on guns, pushes back on the false narrative that his proposals will prevent people from keeping guns.
Monday, March 23, 2015
Queens Borough President Melinda Katz, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and the Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. talk about the issues facing residents of their boroughs.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Eric Adams, a former police officer, says unlike the Garner case on Staten Island, the Brooklyn grand jury did what it was supposed to do.
Monday, December 22, 2014
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams discusses the "revenge" killings of two NYPD officers on Saturday night.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Last week's fatal shooting of Akai Gurley by a police officer has put an extra spotlight on whether or not NYPD training needs to be changed.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Eric Adams, Brooklyn Borough President, is offering a $5,000 reward for information about who hung white flags in place of the usual U.S. flags over the Brooklyn Bridge. He's called the placement of the flags a "terrorist act."
Friday, February 07, 2014
In the first of a series of roundtables with the borough presidents, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr., new Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, and new Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams discuss life and politics in New York City and compare notes about our diverse neighborhoods.
Monday, September 30, 2013
It’s Public Safety Week on the Brian Lehrer Show’s election series “30 issues in 30 Days.” See the full 30 Issues schedule and archive here.
Bill de Blasio says he will "end the 'Stop and Frisk' era," while Joe Lhota vows to continue many of the policing tactics developed under Bloomberg and Ray Kelly. Eric Adams, NY State Senator, former NYPD captain and candidate for Brooklyn Borough President, and Pastor Gilford Monrose of Mt. Zion Church of God (7th Day), discuss the challenges of community policing, and what the next mayor can do to curb gun violence while also improving relations with the NYPD.
Friday, August 16, 2013
State Senator Eric Adams talks about the ruling in the federal stop-and-frisk lawsuit. A former NYPD captain, he testified during the trial about disputed statements by Police Commissioner Kelly and is now running unopposed for Brooklyn Borough President.
Thursday, September 08, 2011
NY State Senator Eric Adams (D 20th) talks about the outbreak of gun violence over the weekend and why many are calling for fewer stop-and-frisks.
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Wednesday, July 07, 2010
Martin Golden, New York State Senator, R-22, Brooklyn, argues that Governor Paterson should veto legislation prohibiting keeping the names of the innocent who are stopped and frisked by the police. Eric Adams, New York State Senator, D-20, Brooklyn, and former head of 100 Blacks in Law Enforcement Who Care, defends the bill he sponsored in the Senate prohibiting the NYPD from adding information on innocent individuals who are stopped and frisked.
Friday, May 30, 2008
The six teenagers that were shot in Marcus Garvey Park over the weekend were only the latest victims of an uptick in violent crime that has arrived with the warmer weather. We discuss the situation with Eric Adams
, NY State Senator (20th district), and Jackie Rowe Adams
, co-founder of Harlem ...
Wednesday, May 07, 2008
Today, organized "pray-ins" are scheduled for six locations around New York City. Coordinated by Reverend Al Sharpton, these demonstrations aim to draw attention to last weeks ruling involving the death of Sean Bell. New York State Senator Eric Adams
and President of the Citizen's Crime Commission ...
Wednesday, December 05, 2007
Wednesday, June 20, 2007
, NY State Senator (D-20, Brooklyn), and the former head of 100 Blacks in Law Enforcement Who Care, and Peter Vallone, Jr.
, New York City Council Member (D-Queens), chair of the Public Safety Committee, weigh in on proposed police procedures for undercover officers, which include ...