ACLU Lawsuit Alleges Law Enforcement Used Excessive Force During George Floyd ProtestsProtesters were teargassed, pepper-sprayed, and shot with foam bullets and flashbangs without warning or orders to leave, the suit claims.
Civil Rights Leaders Against Using Minneapolis Foundation To Address Police ReformInstead they want a civilian council of community members to have power and make decisions when it comes to police accountability.
Prosecutors: Derek Chauvin Had Knee On George Floyd For 7:46, Not 8:46Minnesota prosecutors acknowledged Wednesday that a Minneapolis police officer had his knee on the neck of George Floyd for 7 minutes, 46 seconds — not the 8:46 that has become a symbol of police brutality — but said the one-minute error would have no impact on the criminal case against four officers.
'Justice Delayed Is Justice Denied': Hundreds Rally In Downtown Minneapolis To Call For Swift Police ReformsHundreds rallied in downtown Minneapolis Thursday night to say police reforms aren't happening fast enough.
Coalition Of Black Minneapolis Leaders Back Police Chief Arradondo, Call For Police Union Head To Step DownLeaders within the Minneapolis Black community are standing behind Police Chief Medaria Arradondo, and they want to see a change of leadership within the police union.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Activists, Volunteers Mobilizing To Get Masks Made, Distributed To African AmericansThere's an effort to raise awareness in the Twin Cities Black community about the importance of wearing cloth face masks.
‘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.