The mayor of New York has tonight pleaded for a peaceful reaction after a grand jury failed to charge a white police officer over the death of an unarmed black man.
The decision comes just a week after riots broke out when a similar ruling was made in St Loius.
ITV Washington Correspondent Robert Moore reports:
A woman who filmed Eric Garner being put into a choke hold by a New York officer tells ITV News he was treated 'like a dog on the street'
Activists see a straight line from Ferguson to New York City; the police shooting of Michael Brown to the police choking of Eric Garner.