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Ex-NYPD Cop Peter Liang Gets No Prison Time for Akai Gurley’s Murder

Ex-NYPD rookie cop Peter Liang was spared prison time for the murder of unarmed black man Akai Gurley. Liang was sentenced to five years probation, 500 hours community service and six months of house arrest.

Liang was convicted in February of manslaughter after fatally shooting Gurley in the stairwell of a Brooklyn housing project.