CENTRAL FIVE PARK – RAYMOND SANTANA FULL VIDEO CONFESSION

On the night of April 19, 1989, in Central Park, NY, a jogger was brutally raped and beaten. The teens were interrogated for hours before they made these statements. The attack took place on Apr. 19 and the video confessions were recorded on Apr. 21. In 1990 all five were convicted and received sentences ranging […]

CENTRAL FIVE PARK – KEVIN RICHARDSON FULL VIDEO CONFESSION

On the night of April 19, 1989, in Central Park, NY, a jogger was brutally raped and beaten. The teens were interrogated for hours before they made these statements. The attack took place on Apr. 19 and the video confessions were recorded on Apr. 21. In 1990 all five were convicted and received sentences ranging […]

CENTRAL FIVE PARK – KOREY WISE FULL VIDEO CONFESSION

The reason Korey’s statement is so long is due to the fact that it was done in two parts, as allegedly he approached the investigator saying he wanted to change his original story… On the night of April 19, 1989, in Central Park, NY, a jogger was brutally raped and beaten. The teens were interrogated […]

The Central Park Five: A cautionary tale of injustice

Wrongly convicted as teenagers for a crime that shocked New York City, the five men who came to be known as the “Central Park Five,” who were exonerated by a jailhouse confession and DNA tests, are the subjects of a new Netflix miniseries. Correspondent Maurice DuBois talks with Yusef Salaam, Antron McCray, Raymond Santana, Korey […]

Central Park Five and the impact on American law

The new Netflix series “When They See Us” is reigniting debate over how police treated the Central Park Five during the investigation into the brutal attack on a female jogger in 1989. Attorney Paul Martin joined CBSN to explain what he thought of the original case and why the system is still rigged against black […]