500 Men Making A Difference aims to prevent deaths at the hands of police


Their efforts were influenced by the controversial death of Eric Garner.

A group in Bed-Stuy is trying to help prevent deaths at the hands of police following a fatal incident involving a Staten Island man.

The organization, 500 Men Making A Difference, aims to answer the question, "What should you do if you're stopped by a police officer?" They say by doing this, they hope to help minorities in the community establish a better relationship with police.


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