Florida officer who shoved protester was reviewed over force

Personnel files show a police officer who was suspended for pushing a kneeling black woman to the ground at a George Floyd demonstration in Florida has been under review numerous times for pointing guns and using force on suspects By ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON Associated Press June 3, 2020, 10:01 PM 3 min read 3 min […]

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Arrest warrants issued for 3 more cops in George Floyd death

Prosecutors charged a Minneapolis police officer accused of pressing his knee against George Floyd’s neck with a new more serious charge of second-degree murder on Wednesday, and for the first time leveled charges against three other officers at the scene, according to criminal complaints. The updated criminal complaint against Derek Chauvin says the officer’s actions […]

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Derek Chauvin: 5 Things About Officer Charged With 2nd Degree Murder After George Floyd’s Death

Fired Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was charged with 2nd degree murder, along with 3rd degree murder and manslaughter, after he pinned George Floyd to the ground by his neck. UPDATE, 6/3/20, 3:31pm ET: Derek Chauvin has now been hit with an additional charge of second degree murder in the death of George Floyd, according […]

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Report: 3 more officers to be charged in Floyd’s death

The three other police officers on the scene when a Minneapolis officer pressed his knee on George Floyd’s neck have been charged with aiding and abetting a murder By TIM SULLIVAN and MATT SEDENSKY Associated Press June 3, 2020, 8:08 PM 4 min read 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article MINNEAPOLIS […]

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Exclusive: Huawei hid business operation in Iran after Reuters reported links to CFO

4/4 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou leaves her home to attend a court hearing in Vancouver 2/4 By Steve Stecklow and Babak Dehghanpisheh LONDON/DUBAI (Reuters) – China’s Huawei Technologies acted to cover up its relationship with a firm that had tried to sell prohibited U.S. computer gear to Iran, […]

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People Can’t Stop Watching Videos of Police and Protesters. That’s the Idea.

An officer shoving a protester to the ground. Two New York Police Department cars ramming demonstrators. Police using batons, bicycles and car doors as weapons. These are becoming defining images of the protests against police brutality of black people that have swept the nation, sparked by the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Countless videos […]

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Police: Retired St. Louis police captain killed amid unrest

A retired St. Louis police officer was shot and killed early Tuesday by people who had broken into a pawn shop during unrest that followed a peaceful protest over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, police said. David Dorn, 77, was found dead on the sidewalk in front of Lee’s Pawn & Jewelry. Police […]

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As Protests Engulf the United States, China Revels in the Unrest

The cartoon shows the Statue of Liberty cracking into pieces, a police officer breaking through its copper robe. A man’s head lies on the ground in front of the White House, its facade splattered with blood. “Beneath human rights,” says the title of the cartoon, which was published by People’s Daily, the Chinese Communist Party’s […]

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Florida police officer suspended for pushing kneeling woman

A Fort Lauderdale police officer was suspended after video showed he pushed a kneeling woman to the ground during Sunday protests, resulting in bottles being thrown. The officer’s colleagues quickly pushed him away from the woman and down the street. Mayor Dean Trantalis told reporters the officer has been suspended pending an investigation. He was […]

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FBI identifies federal officer killed near protest in Oakland

A federal law enforcement officer who was shot and killed while providing security at the U.S. courthouse in Oakland during a protest has been identified. Dave Patrick Underwood, 53, died from gunshot wounds sustained after someone fired shots from an unidentified vehicle Friday night, the FBI said Sunday. Another officer was critically injured in the […]

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The Latest: DC mayor calls Trumps threatening tweets ‘gross’

The Latest on the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer pressed a knee on his neck (all times Eastern): ——— WASHINGTON — Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser lashed out at President Donald for his tweets criticizing her and Washington’s Metropolitan Police Department after protests […]

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The Latest: President Trump’s tweets ridicule demonstrators

The Latest on the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer pressed a knee on his neck (all times Eastern): ——— WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has fired off a series of tweets ridiculing people who protested outside the White House and praising the Secret […]

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Protests explode in US after cop charged with killing Floyd

MINNEAPOLIS — The white Minneapolis police officer who pressed his knee into George Floyd’s neck as he begged for air was arrested Friday and charged with murder, as authorities imposed overnight curfews to try to stem violent protests over police killings of African Americans that have spread from Minneapolis to cities across the country. Protesters […]

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Protests explode in US after cop charged with killing Floyd

MINNEAPOLIS — The white Minneapolis police officer who pressed his knee into George Floyd’s neck as he begged for air was arrested Friday and charged with murder, as authorities imposed overnight curfews to try to stem violent protests over police killings of African Americans that have spread from Minneapolis to cities across the country. Protesters […]

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George Floyd Was Pinned Down for Nearly 3 Minutes After He Became Unresponsive, Prosecutors Say

The former Minneapolis police officer charged in the death of George Floyd held his knee to Mr. Floyd’s neck for nearly nine minutes, including for two minutes and 53 seconds after Mr. Floyd became unresponsive, according to a document released by prosecutors on Friday. The document, a statement of probable cause used to support murder […]

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Ex-Officer Charged in Death of George Floyd in Minneapolis

A white former Minneapolis police officer was charged with third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter on Friday after a shocking video of him kneeling for nearly nine minutes on the neck of a black man set off a wave of protests across the country. The former officer, Derek Chauvin, 44, was taken into custody on charges […]

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Stephen A. Smith reacts after the death of George Floyd and the officer arrested | SportsCenter

Stephen A. Smith joins Sage Steele on SportsCenter after learning of the arrest of officer Derek Chauvin of the Minneapolis Police Department. Chauvin is charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter for the death of George Floyd. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to […]

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Charged Minn. cop used ‘overkill’ tactics as nightclub guard

A white Minneapolis police officer and the black man he’s charged with killing both worked as security guards at the same Latin nightclub as recently as last year, but its former owner says she’s not sure if they knew each other. What she is certain of is how aggressive Officer Derek Chauvin became when the […]

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Derek Chauvin: 5 Things About Officer Charged With 3rd Degree Murder After George Floyd’s Death

Fired Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been charged with third degree murder and manslaughter after footage emerged of him pinning George Floyd to the ground by his neck. Fired Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been arrested and charged over the tragic death of George Floyd, which sparked outcry on social media, and protests across […]

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