Protest Groups Plan To Demonstrate During Derek Chauvin Trial, Despite BarriersThe city has fortified the area surrounding the courthouse in downtown Minneapolis, but protest groups say the fences and barricades won't keep them away.
Charges Dropped Against Siblings Accused Of Attacking Minneapolis Police Officers During Domestic CallA family in North Minneapolis is sharing police video that they say proves officers used excessive force during an incident this past summer.
‘We Are Upset About The Suspension Of Mary Moriarty’: Group Defends Hennepin County’s Top Public DefenderThe group says they will be at next week's board meeting to make their point known again.
Urban League Press Conference Echoes Community’s Call For Justice In Clark ShootingThe Minneapolis Urban League held a media press conference concerning the fatal shooting of Jamar Clark Wednesday morning.
City Leaders, Activists Look To Chief's Action On MPD MisconductOn Saturday, the Minneapolis Police Officers Federation issued a statement about two cases involving off-duty officers accused of racial bias. The Federation says it concurs with Chief Janee Harteau's statement that "racism and discrimination of any kind will not be tolerated within the MPD." They said they want exactly what Chief Harteau wants: the community's trust that officers will impartially and objectively protect the public. The union wants a seat at the table when the powers that be meet to discuss how to deal with these accusations of misconduct.