Amy Cooper makes an emergency call at Central Park in New York during the May 2020 incident. Photo: Christian Cooper via AP
Amy Cooper makes an emergency call at Central Park in New York during the May 2020 incident. Photo: Christian Cooper via AP

Charges dropped against Amy Cooper for calling police on black birdwatcher

  • Prosecutors said they were satisfied with her progress after five sessions in a programme that included therapy and education on racial bias
  • A viral video showed Cooper falsely reporting that an African-American man threatened her life after an argument in New York’s Central Park

Amy Cooper makes an emergency call at Central Park in New York during the May 2020 incident. Photo: Christian Cooper via AP
Amy Cooper makes an emergency call at Central Park in New York during the May 2020 incident. Photo: Christian Cooper via AP
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