The Trump administration rejected a request by Minnesota Governor Tim Walz for millions in federal aid to repair damage to buildings and infrastructure destroyed in riots that followed the killing of George Floyd.
Video from the body cameras on two former Minneapolis police officers charged in the death of George Floyd will be made available Wednesday for public viewing, potentially showing more about the fatal arrest that has sparked months of protests.
It would have sounded farfetched just weeks ago. It doesn't anymore.
Nine of the 12 members on the Minneapolis City Council, all Democrats except one member of the Green party, vowed they will abolish policing as the city currently knows it. Under the proposed plan, the police department will be replaced with a depart
Yesterday (June 26, 2020) the city council in Minneapolis (12 Democrats and 1 Green) unanimously voted to abolish the city's police department. For this measure to come into effect, city residents will have to approve it in a November election.
-after 'individuals on foot fired 80 rounds' leaving store front windows shot out
While many have condemned Antifa and similar groups for destroying Minneapolis and other cities, Minneapolis city council member for Ward 5 (and son of the Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison) Jeremiah Ellison tweeted Sunday that he is not among
DPS Quietly Covers for Minneapolis PD, National Guard, After They Shoot Paint Rounds at Women on Their Porch
The white Minneapolis policeman who pinned an unarmed black man with a knee to the neck before the man later died was arrested and charged with murder, a prosecutor said on Friday, after three nights of violent protests rocked the Midwestern city.
Police departments exist to protect people's persons and property. The Minneapolis Police Department has failed to do either.