Tagged With Minneapolis

US police used excessive force at least 125 times in the 10 days after the police killing of George Floyd, according to a new report


Minneapolis 'Umbrella Man' who smashed windows during George Floyd protests was a white supremacist trying to incite riots, police say


Minneapolis residents are forming armed neighbourhood watches as shootings triple after George Floyd's death



Derek Chauvin, the ex-officer charged in George Floyd's death, faces several felony charges of tax evasion


How the man behind Minneapolis' first Black-owned vegan restaurant is fighting for Black Lives Matter


The Minneapolis Police Department trained its officers to use the neck restraint that led to George Floyd's killing, according to court documents



George Floyd begged the police not to shoot him from the moment they arrived, bodycam transcripts show


Activists are calling for the barista who wrote 'Isis' on a Muslim woman's Starbucks order to be fired


Smashed windows and thousands of dollars in damages: 3 Black business owners detail what it's been like to reopen their stores after being hit by looters


Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar supports calls to dismantle the Minneapolis Police Department: 'you can't really reform a department that is rotten to the root'


'We're tired': Black Americans and allies tell us why they're standing up and speaking out after George Floyd's death


Officers already get training to deal with biases they may not know they have, but there's no evidence it actually works



Vote to disband Minneapolis police lets city council members 'pose as great reformers while doing absolutely nothing,' police brutality research group says


A journalist sued the city of Minneapolis, saying she was blinded after being shot in the face by police during a George Floyd protest


Police officers stigmatised seeking help for mental-health issues. It could be damaging for the communities they're supposed to serve and protect.


Some police chiefs genuinely want to fire their bad apples. Their department's history can make that almost impossible.



I live and work in Camden, the New Jersey city that disbanded and rebuilt its police force. We've been upheld as a model for cities like Minneapolis, but there's a lot more to the story.


18 complaints in 19 years, and a murder charge: What we know about ex-Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin


State Patrol officers acknowledge knifing people's tires during Minneapolis Black Lives Matter protests, saying they were 'strategically deflated'


US police have fatally shot nearly 1,000 people a year since police-brutality protests erupted, Washington Post finds