Two more NY men arrested for threatening police after officers killed
(Reuters) Two more men have been arrested for threatening New York police, including one who called the precinct headquarters of canada goose outlet two officers killed as they sat https://www.forcanadagoose.ru in their patrol car and asked to speak to uk canada goose one uk canada goose outlet of them, a canada goose clearance sale police spokesman said on Thursday.
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The arrests Canada Goose Parka bring to six the number of those detained for threats against the New York Police Department since canada goose coats on sale officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu were shot on Saturday by a gunman seeking revenge for unarmed black men killed by police.
Tyrone Melville, 41, of Manhattan, was arrested on Wednesday after he allegedly called the switchboard canada goose uk shop of cheap canada goose uk Brooklyn 84th Precinct, where the slain officers were based, said Sergeant Carlos Nieves, a police spokesman.
Requesting Canada Goose Outlet to speak to Ramos, Melville asked if the bullets had been removed from the dead officer head so could kill more canada goose clearance cops, Nieves said.
Melville was Canada Goose sale charged with Canada Goose Online making terroristic threats, a felony, and aggravated harassment, a misdemeanor.
Jose Maldonado, 26, was charged canada goose factory sale with making terroristic threats after allegedly threatening on his Facebook page to kill police officers and posting pictures of canada goose coats weapons, Nieves said. Maldonado also was arrested on Wednesday.
Melville is being represented by a public defender who could not be reached Canada Goose Coats On Sale for comment. Information about Maldonado buy canada goose jacket cheap legal representation was not immediately available.
Four other people canada goose uk black friday have been charged with making terroristic threats or making false 911 calls, Nieves said.
ABC News reported that the department had received more than 40 canada goose black friday sale threats since Ramos and Liu were shot. Nieves could not confirm that number, but said investigations were continuing.
Compared with other countries, the United States has a strong guarantee of free speech even when the speech displays racism, hatred or violence.
State laws, however, generally make it a crime to communicate a specific threat against a police officer or anyone canada goose else. So despite the federal speech guarantees, prosecutors have won canada goose store convictions for threats against officers.
The officers were shot in their patrol car by Ismaaiyl Brinsley, 28, who linked his plans for the attack to the killings of unarmed black men by white police officers in New York and Ferguson, Missouri. Brinsley, who had an canadian goose jacket extensive criminal background and shot his ex girlfriend in Baltimore before Canada Goose Jackets shooting the police officers, killed himself after Saturday shooting.
The officers slaying shocked a city that has seen largely peaceful demonstrations after decisions by grand juries not to indict white officers in the Missouri and New York deaths.
Protests flared into early Thursday in Berkeley, Missouri, a St. Louis suburb where a white police officer fatally shot a cheap Canada Goose black man who brandished a gun at a gas station on Tuesday. The incident occurred just Canada Goose online a few miles (km) from the site of the Ferguson shooting.