Daunte Wright Shooting: No Arrests In 5th Night Of ProtestsIt was the most peaceful night of Daunte Wright protests in Brooklyn Center Thursday night with no arrests reported. No pepper spray, tear gas, rubber bullets or flash bangs were used by police and National Guard.
Daunte Wright's Family Calls For More Severe Charges For Ex-Officer Kim PotterDaunte Wright's family members joined with community leaders Thursday in calling for more serious charges against the white former police officer who fatally shot him, comparing her case to the murder charge brought against a Black officer who killed a white woman in nearby Minneapolis.
Brooklyn Center Church Serves As Haven For All During UnrestA church in Brooklyn Center is hoping to be a place for the community to find peace despite the chaos outside.
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.
'A Lovable Young Man': Daunte Wright, Killed By Police, Known As Jokester, Young FatherBehind it all was the sudden death of a skinny, smiling young man who loved making people laugh and who, after becoming a father in his teens, relished the role of doting young dad, according to his family and friends.
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.
Minneapolis, St. Paul Won't Impose Curfews Wednesday Night; Brooklyn Center And Others WillMinneapolis and St. Paul will not impose mandatory curfews Wednesday evening, after curfews were called Monday and Tuesday nights in the wake of the fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright.
Brooklyn Center Mayor Mike Elliott Suddenly Thrust Into Debate Over PolicingMike Elliott is among many who celebrated his election as mayor of Brooklyn Center as the beginning of a new era, marking the first time one of Minnesota's most racially diverse places would be led by a person of color. Elliott, a Black man who had emigrated from Liberia as a child, was almost giddy in talking about his plans for multicultural city hall.
79 People Arrested Following Third Night Of Protests Over Daunte Wright's KillingMore than 60 people were arrested following a third night of protesters clashing with police in Brooklyn Center over the fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright.
Brooklyn Center Residents Stepping Up During Crisis: 'There's An Energy Around This Community'Brooklyn Center is being put in a national spotlight, and that's bringing out the best in many who live there.
Daunte Wright Shooting: Minneapolis, St. Paul Among Metro Cities Voluntarily Extending CurfewMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz says he will not be mandating an extension of the curfew that was put in place Monday following the fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright.
Daunte Wright Killing: Officer Kim Potter, Police Chief Resign; Potter May Soon Face Criminal ChargesMike Elliott, the city's first Black mayor, announced Monday night that the City Council had fired the city manager and voted to give the mayor's office “command authority” over the police force.