Amy Cooper, a white woman captured on cellphone video in May calling the police and falsely accusing a Black man of threatening her life, will be charged with falsely reporting an incident, the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office said on Monday.
MANHATTAN, NY – MAY 24: On Memorial Day weekend a men wearing masks walk out from the Dalehead Arch … [+] in Central Park. On May 24, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo states that New York State is decidedly in the reopening stage and that residents can help the reopening by wearing personal protective equipment to prevent more outbreaks of the Coronavirus pandemic. Photographed in Central Park in the Manhattan borough of New York on May 24, 2020, USA. (Photo by Ira L. Black/Corbis via Getty I