Tag: Minneapolis police

George Floyd: Minneapolis council to vote on proposal to abolish police

The Minneapolis City Council votes Friday on a proposal to change the…

In city where George Floyd died, police union seen as obstacle to reform

The fiery leader of Minneapolis’ police union has built a reputation of…

1 killed, 11 wounded in shooting in Minneapolis: police

One man is dead and 11 people suffered non-life-threatening wounds in a…

Minnesota lawmakers end special session without deal on police reform

A special session of the Minnesota Legislature ended Saturday without agreement on…

How George Floyd protests have ignited change in the U.S.

It’s been nearly three weeks since a video showing a police officer…

1 of 4 former police officers charged in George Floyd’s death released on bail

One of the four former white Minneapolis police officers who were charged…

Minneapolis police dept. to withdraw from union negotiations, chief promises reform

The Minneapolis Police Department will withdraw from police union contract negotiations, Chief…

Trump pushes back G7 summit as U.S. cities burn over George Floyd protests

As U.S. cities seethe with racial unrest, U.S. President Donald Trump has…

Officer charged with murder in George Floyd’s death had knee on his neck for nearly 9 minutes

A white former Minneapolis police officer was charged with murder on Friday…

Officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck had over a dozen complaints before firing

A white Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck opened…

Police across U.S. condemn George Floyd’s death in custody, giving critics pause

Murder. Brutality. Reprehensible. Indefensible.Police nationwide, in unequivocal and unprecedented language, have condemned…

Man killed during 2nd night of protests in Minneapolis over George Floyd’s death

A man was shot to death as violent protests over the death…