NYPD Officer Peter Liang found guilty of manslaughter in fatal shooting of Akai Gurley in Brooklyn housing development Brooklyn Reader February 12, 2016 February 12, 2016, 3:03 am The rookie NYPD cop who gunned down innocent and unarmed Akai Gurley in a Brooklyn housing project was convicted Thursday of the top count of manslaughter. He faces up to 15 years behind bars when he’s sentenced later this year. The shocking verdict was a powerful message from the jury that […] Click here to view original web page at www.nydailynews.com Want to write for us? We're looking for interns and experienced writers! Go here for more information.