In Wake Of Winston Smith Shooting, U.S. Marshals Now Wearing Body Cameras In MinnesotaU.S. Marshals are now wearing body cameras in Minnesota, WCCO-TV has learned. The call for change came after the shooting of Winston Smith in Minneapolis' Uptown neighborhood in June. The deadly confrontation sparked protests and raised questions about accountability.
No Charges Filed In US Marshal Task Force's Fatal Shooting Of Winston Smith In UptownOfficials say there will be no charges filed against the task force members who fatally shot Winston Smith in June atop a Minneapolis parking ramp.
The Death Of Winston Smith: Crow Wing Co. Attorney Reviewing EvidenceMembers of a U.S. Marshals Service task force shot Winston Smith in June. Authorities have said Smith fired a gun, but a witness disputes that.
Woman Hurt When Winston Smith Killed In Uptown Sues U.S. Marshals ServiceNorhan Askar was on a date with Winston Boogie Smith Jr. and was sitting in an SUV in a Minneapolis parking ramp on June 3 when Smith, who was Black, was fatally shot.
Uptown Community Garden Removed Over Concerns Of Continued UnrestThe owners of the Seven Points development announced Wednesday that they’re removing the garden over concerns of violence, property destruction, arson, and noise ordinance violations in the area.
Another Night Of Unrest In UptownTensions are continuing to plague Minneapolis' Uptown neighborhood as overnight roads were blocked and small fires were set in the street.
Uptown Art Fair Canceled For Second Straight YearA Minneapolis summertime staple has been called off for the second year in a row.
Rally Held For Winston Smith Outside BCA Headquarters: 'We Want The Truth!'Community activists continue to push for more transparency in the shooting death of Winston Smith.
It Could Take Months For Minnesota's Federal Agents To Start Wearing Body CamerasFive of the 12 outside agencies that are part of the U.S. Marshal's Task Force have suspended their involvement until body worn cameras are used. That includes Anoka, Dakota, Hennepin and Ramsey County Sheriff's Offices.
Woman In Car With Winston Smith During Fatal Shooting To File Civil Rights LawsuitNearly a month after the deadly law enforcement shooting of Winston Smith in Minneapolis, lawyers for the woman who was in the car with him that day announced plans to file a civil rights lawsuit against all the agencies involved.
Police Respond To Overnight Unrest In UptownDozens of people gathered near the intersection of Lake Street and Girard Avenue, lighting dumpsters on fire and blocking traffic. The intersection is near where Winston Smith was fatally shot by authorities three weeks ago.
George Floyd Square, Uptown Intersection Reopen To TrafficTwo intersections in Minneapolis that have been the center of protests and gatherings are back open to traffic Sunday.
Court Filings Detail Gun Evidence In Fatal Shooting Of Winston SmithNewly filed court documents detail gun evidence recovered from the scene of a fatal shooting of a driver during an arrest attempt by members of a federal task force in Minneapolis.
Minneapolis Police Once Again Reopen Streets In Uptown Amid ProtestsThe back and forth continues in the Uptown neighborhood of Minneapolis, with protesters putting barricades back up to close West Lake Street to traffic Wednesday before police moved in overnight and opened it back up.
'We're Not Going Nowhere': Demonstrators March In Honor Of Deona Knajdek, Winston Smith As Uptown Protest ContinuesDemonstrators and police continue to go back and forth in controlling streets and a busy Minneapolis intersection near where a federal task force killed Winston Boogie Smith Jr.