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PHOTOS: See DNAinfo's Coverage of the Eric Garner Protests

Thousands of people took to the streets starting on Wed. Dec. 3.

St. George »

Here's Why Grand Jury Proceedings in New York Are So Secretive

State law guarantees secrecy to prevent witness tampering and innocent people from being smeared.

St. George »

Garner Grand Jury Details Shed No New Light on Case

Staten Island DA Dan Donovan did not ask for release of testimony or evidence from a reluctant judge.

St. George »

Mt. Manresa Inspectors Arrested for Lying About Asbestos, DA Says

Paul and Gaspare Santoro were arrested for falsifying reports.

St. George »

District Attorney Teams Up with Vets to Give Assistance for Animal Care

Donovan announced a program aimed at decreasing animal abuse cases in the borough.

St. George »

Staten Island's DA Not Worried About Ferguson Impacting Garner Case

Donovan said he wasn't worried that protests in Ferguson would affect the Eric Garner grand jury.

St. George »

Staten Island BP Gives $380K to Upgrade District Attorney's Video System

BP Oddo allocated the capital funding to overhaul the DA's videotaping system.

Tompkinsville »

Grand Jury to Start Hearing Evidence on Eric Garner's Death Monday

Garner died from an apparent chokehold while being arrested on Staten Island.

St. George »

Prosecutors to Offer Counseling to Abusers to Curb Repeat Domestic Violence

A $100,000 grant from the state will provide mandated counseling for abusers.

St. George »

Staten Island DA Assigns 18 Investigators and Lawyers to Chokehold Case

Dan Donovan said probe of Eric Garner's death is his "biggest allocation of resources" ever.

Tompkinsville »

Thousands Call for Justice for Eric Garner at Staten Island March

The protest, led by the Rev. Al Sharpton, started at the site of Eric Garner's deadly arrest.

New Dorp »

Lockboxes Headed to Staten Island in Bid to Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse

NYPD precincts will get locked dropboxes where people can safely discard unused prescription pills.

St. George »

City Starts First Anti-Stalking Initiative on Staten Island

The project is aimed at increasing stalking arrests and raising awareness of the issue.

New Springville »

Traffic Light Coming to Golf Course After Users Worried About Safety

Staten Island golfers were concerned that a road that snaked through their fairway was dangerous.

New Brighton »

Nearly 24 People Arrested in Takedown of Two Staten Island Gangs, DA Says

The members were linked to 29 shootings since 2008, including three homicides, Dan Donovan said.