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Prosecutors: 2 Buffalo police officers charged with assault

1 month ago   |   By Post Gazette

Prosecutors say two Buffalo police officers have been charged with assault after a video showed them shoving a 75-year-old protester.
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Prosecutor: 2 Buffalo police charged with assault in shoving

Prosecutor: 2 Buffalo police charged with assault in shoving

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Two Buffalo police officers were charged with assault Saturday, prosecutors said, after a video showed them shoving a 75-year-old protester in recent demonstrations over the death of George Floyd in Minnesota.
Robert McCabe and Aaron Torgalski, who surrendered Saturday morning, pleaded not guilty to second-degree assault. They were released without bail.
At a news conference Saturday, District Attorney John Flynn said the officers “crossed a line.”
The officers had been suspended without pay Friday after a TV crew captured the confrontation the night before near the end of...
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Buffalo cops expected to face charges after pushing 75-year-old protester

Buffalo cops expected to face charges after pushing 75-year-old protester

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

The officers are anticipated in court Saturday, according to sources cited by a local NBC affiliate. Their colleagues from the department's Emergency Response Team are expected to escort them inside the courthouse in a show of support.
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2 Buffalo police officers face criminal charges in shoving of 75-year-old protester who fell, cracked his head

1 month ago   |   By ABC

Dozens of members of the department's emergency response team quit "in disgust because of the treatment of two of their members."
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