Brooklyn Center Passes Sweeping Public Safety Resolution To Reform PolicingThe resolution, backed by Mayor Mike Elliott, intends to create new departments for community safety, which would oversee the existing police and fire departments.
Protesters March 3 Weeks After Daunte Wright's Death To Call For Harsher Charges Against Ex-OfficerLed by family, hundreds rallied Sunday afternoon calling for stiffer charges for the former police officer who killed Daunte Wright three weeks ago.
The Death Of Daunte Wright: Training Details Scarce In Ex-Officer Kim Potter's FileThe service file of a former police officer charged in the fatal shooting of Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black motorist, in a Minneapolis suburb this month contains scarce details about her police training history.
Daunte Wright To Be Eulogized At Minneapolis FuneralJust days after guilty verdicts were handed down for the former Minneapolis police officer whose killing of George Floyd set off nationwide protests and a reckoning over racism, the family of another Black man killed by police, this time in a nearby suburb, is preparing for his Thursday funeral.
WCCO Journalists Detained, Told To Lay On Ground During Brooklyn Center ProtestsJournalists with WCCO were detained by law enforcement officers on Friday night while reporting on a demonstration outside the Brooklyn Center Police Department, where a crowd gathered to protest the police killing of 20-year-old Daunte Wright.
Brooklyn Center Mayor Mike Elliott Decries Police Tactics To Control ProtestersPeople who live in the area say many of their neighbors are staying in hotels or with relatives to avoid the noise as well as the tear gas that seeps into their homes.
Brooklyn Center, Champlin Announce Curfews For Thursday NightCity officials in Brooklyn Center announced just after 8 p.m. Thursday that a curfew would go into effect at 10 p.m.
Daunte Wright Shooting: Kim Potter Makes 1st Court Appearance On Manslaughter ChargeWright's death came as the broader Minneapolis area nervously awaits the outcome of the trial for Derek Chauvin, the first of four officers charged in George Floyd's death.
Daunte Wright Shooting: Demonstrators And Police Clash For 4th Night In Brooklyn CenterFor the fourth consecutive evening, the intersection outside the Brooklyn Center Police Department was the epicenter of calls for justice over the deadly police shooting of Daunte Wright.
'These Kids Are Going To Be Traumatized': Residents At Epicenter Of Daunte Wright Protests Feel PowerlessAs protests go on for the fourth night in a row Wednesday in Brooklyn Center after the death of 20-year-old Daunte Wright, families who live nearby are fed up and scared.
Daunte Wright Shooting: Fmr. Officer Kim Potter Released From Jail Hours After Arrest For Manslaughter ChargesFormer Brooklyn Center police officer Kim Potter has been charged with second-degree manslaughter in the death of 20-year-old Daunte Wright.