Desmond Robinson

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2009

    Cop Won't Be Charged in Omar Edwards Shooting

    ​A grand jury isn't going to charge Officer Andrew Dunton, who in May shot dead Officer Omar Edwards (pictured). Dunton, who is white, believed Edwards, who was black and out of uniform, to be a civilian and possible perp, and with other officers fired on him.. Manhattan D.A. Robert Morgenthau ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2009

    Black Cop Shot by White Officer in 1994, First Thought: "Not Again."

    Omar EdwardsWhen Desmond Robinson heard that white police officers had shot a black off-duty officer in Harlem, he woke his son and told him about it.The shooting of Officer Omar Edwards last night took Robinson all the way back to Aug. 22, 1994 when he was a black police officer, with 10 years on t ... More >>

  • News

    January 24, 2006

    Inspector Flees Shooting Scene

    Police Commissioner Ray Kelly's Discipline Dilemma