Brooklyn Nets point guard Kyrie Irving purchased George Floyd’s family a new home, according to former NBA player and close friend of the Floyd family Stephen Jackson.
Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin will stand trial alone in March in the death of George Floyd while the other three ex-officers charged in the case will be tried together in August.
Not a single shot was fired by officers in Newark, New Jersey in 2020, and city officials credit the department’s ongoing de-escalation training.
Jolynn McCabe's situation - calling dispatch for a non-criminal emergency that ended in handcuffs and injury - puts a renewed focus on reforming police departments and what society can do better to help those facing a mental health crisis.
Nine people have been charged by the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office in connection with the May 31 rampage in downtown Walnut Creek in which 39 businesses were victims of looting and related property damages, police said Tuesday.
The charge of resisting arrest has come under renewed scrutiny following the death of George Floyd
The goal is to completely eliminate the Oakland Schools Police Department by Jan. 1.
The task force found that students of color are disproportionately impacted by on-campus police.
The policy defines “incidents of extraordinary public interest” as those in which “interactions between the police and the public result in significant and sustained public outcry,” including large protests and controversial uses of force.
The Minneapolis teenager who filmed the police killing of George Floyd is being honored with a prestigious courage award from PEN America, the literary and human rights organization.
Night after night in Portland, tear gas and other crowd control devices have enveloped protesters and bystanders in airborne chemicals that settle on the ground, later to be washed into storm drains.
The four planes took to the skies over several cities in early June to monitor street protests following the killing of George Floyd.
The Justice Department and the Department of Homeland Security did not immediately respond to requests for comment Thursday.
Family and friends of George Floyd joined community members in his hometown of Houston to unveil a mural ahead of his birthday this week.
Dominic Deandre Gregory, 27, allegedly created a GoFundMe campaign saying he was related to Patrick Underwood.
Derek Chauvin has been released from the Oak Park Heights, Minnesota prison after posting a non-cash bond.
In San Jose, protesters stood in front of City Hall, chanting: "When our brothers and sisters are under attack, what do we do? Stand up and fight back." They also burned a statue of Thomas Fallon.
Several US senators have introduced legislation that would make it a federal crime to target police officers.
City officials on Wednesday announced at a city council meeting that the mural would be covered due to a street paving project in October.
“It’s not a group or an organization. It’s a movement or an ideology.”