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Virginia police chief: George Floyd protesters blocked first responders from house fire with child inside

Virginia police chief: George Floyd protesters blocked first responders from house fire with child inside

A Virginia police chief held back tears over the weekend as he described how protesters allegedly set a house on fire while a child was inside over the weekend [...] Read full article: Virginia police chief: George Floyd prot...→

Virginia police chief: George Floyd protesters blocked first responders from house fire with child inside

Virginia police chief: George Floyd protesters blocked first responders from house fire with child inside

A Virginia police chief held back tears over the weekend as he described how protesters allegedly set a house on fire while a child was inside over the weekend [...] Read full article: Virginia police chief: George Floyd prot...→

Mother of George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter Gianna breaks silence, calls for ‘justice’ in police homicide

Mother of George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter Gianna breaks silence, calls for ‘justice’ in police homicide

The mother of George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter broke her silence Tuesday to say his death at the hands of Minneapolis Police forever changed the course of he [...] Read full article: Mother of George Floyd’s 6-year-old daug...→

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

As a couple picked up a couch from a St. Paul residence, a group of teens approached and demanded money and a cell phone. It escalated into an assault against [...] Read full article: 3 teens charged with robbery, assault of...→

Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Criticizing George Floyd Protesters

Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Criticizing George Floyd Protesters

A Salem police captain has been demoted two levels to sergeant after she tweeted from the department's official account criticizing protesters in Boston.  Read full article: Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Critic...→

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch police officer's union president Steve Aiello has apologized after making a social media comment about police and protesters. Read full article: Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apol...→

Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Murder . . . of George Floyd'

Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Murder . . . of George Floyd'

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Tuesday called Senate legislative proposals on police reform "unsalvageable" and accused Republicans of "trying [...] Read full article: Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Mur...→

Minneapolis police union head blames

Minneapolis police union head blames "failed leadership" for George Floyd case

"We believe that our membership...has been unfairly scapegoated by political leaders in our city and our state," Lt. Bob Kroll said. "They have shifted their f [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union head blames "fa...→

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale’s Chief of Police is calling two videos of suspended officer Steven Pohorence concerning, as the police department continues investigating the [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 ...→

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis’ police chief says the death of George Floyd was “murder” and that the officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck knew what [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s de...→

Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Officers Injured During 'Ambush'

Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Officers Injured During 'Ambush'

Police officers in Tampa, Florida, were reportedly ambushed Saturday while responding to a call, according to TPD Chief Brian Dugan. Read full article: Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Offic...→

Officers clear protesters from outside White House, as ‘Defund the Police’ graffiti removed

Officers clear protesters from outside White House, as ‘Defund the Police’ graffiti removed

Law enforcement officers cleared protesters Tuesday from outside the White House following a clash the night before, pushing them beyond a space known as "Blac [...] Read full article: Officers clear protesters from outside W...→

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

An Iowa police chief said Tuesday that it was a “horrible mistake” and a “total accident” to compare Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Des Moines, to “road b [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief apologizes for suggest...→

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

A Chicago officer has been stripped of his police powers after he was caught on camera making vulgar gestures toward protestors. Read full article: Chicago officer stripped of police power...→

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

A police chief in Iowa apologized Tuesday and said that his Facebook comment that appeared to refer to Black Lives Matter protesters as “road bumps” was just a [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief claims Facebook commen...→

Fairfax Co. police disproportionately use force on Black people; Chief, NAACP respond | WTOP

A new report shows Fairfax County Police have disproportionately used force on Black residents — the local NAACP and the police chief agree more should be done [...] Read full article: Fairfax Co. police disproportionately us...→

Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard Brooks shooting site say police are 'not allowed' in area

Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard Brooks shooting site say police are 'not allowed' in area

An armed protester awaits the casket of Rayshard Brooks to pass by the area where he was killed near a Wendy's restaurant on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, in Atlanta [...] Read full article: Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard B...→

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates for the Aurora Police Department chief’s job appeared at a public forum Tuesday night answering questions from the public and sharing the [...] Read full article: Four final candidates make their pitch f...→

Periods are a source of abuse for protesters in police custody | Opinion

Periods are a source of abuse for protesters in police custody | Opinion

Lack of cohesive police protocol, combined with power imbalance and deep, lingering stigma around menstruation, leads to inevitable potential for abuse. Read full article: Periods are a source of abuse for protes...→

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

With so much rage from officials and community members directed at Lt. Bob Kroll, he had considered whether he should step down as president of the Minneapolis [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union president in wa...→

Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police responding to report of shots fired, 2 officers injured, chief says

Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police responding to report of shots fired, 2 officers injured, chief says

Two Tampa police officers were injured early Saturday after a crowd of hundreds surrounded a group of officers in an "ambush," the Tampa police chief said. Read full article: Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police respondin...→

At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutality at George Floyd protests across U.S.

At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutality at George Floyd protests across U.S.

Cities around the country face excessive force lawsuits claiming police tackled, beat and tear-gassed protesters. Read full article: At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutal...→

Imagery of St Michael Defeating Satan 'Reminiscent of George Floyd'

Imagery of St Michael Defeating Satan 'Reminiscent of George Floyd'

A petition is calling for honours depicting the victory of St Michael over Satan to be redesigned, as it is "reminiscent of George Floyd". Read full article: Imagery of St Michael Defeating Satan 'R...→

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tuscon Police Chief Chris Magnus offered his resignation on Wednesday, following the death of a 27-old-man who reportedly died while in police custody.  Read full article: Tucson police chief offers to resign aft...→

DC police chief calls council’s defunding effort a ‘knee-jerk reaction’ | WTOP

Ahead of the Judiciary and Public Safety Committee meeting Thursday, Chief Peter Newsham spoke to WTOP about his concerns for possible budget cuts. Read full article: DC police chief calls council’s defundin...→

Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed On Leave

Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed On Leave

No official reason was immediately given for the temporary removal of Darren Goodman as police chief. Read full article: Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed ...→

Police: At least one injured in shooting at a Virginia mall | WTOP

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A shooting erupted inside a Virginia shopping mall, leaving at least one person with life-threatening injuries, police said Tuesday. Chest [...] Read full article: Police: At least one injured in shooting...→

Seattle police, protesters brace for violence as mayor orders CHOP cleared

Seattle police, protesters brace for violence as mayor orders CHOP cleared

"We're no longer allowed to use things like tear gas and pepper spray. The only thing that we can use is our sidearms or our batons." Read full article: Seattle police, protesters brace for vio...→

Pelosi says Republicans 'trying to get away with murder' of George Floyd

Pelosi says Republicans 'trying to get away with murder' of George Floyd

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asserted in an interview Tuesday that Republicans are "trying to get away with murder, actually -- the murder of George Floyd" -- ma [...] Read full article: Pelosi says Republicans 'trying to get a...→

Pelosi: Senate Republicans Are Trying to Get Away with the 'Murder of George Floyd'

Pelosi: Senate Republicans Are Trying to Get Away with the 'Murder of George Floyd'

Tuesday on CBS Radio, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) accused Senate Republicans of trying to get away with not doing serious police reform in the wake of Ge [...] Read full article: Pelosi: Senate Republicans Are Trying to...→

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham condemned attempts by protesters to tear down a statue of Andrew Jackson in Lafayette Square Monda [...] Read full article: DC police chief condemns bid to tear dow...→

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tuscon Police Chief Chris Magnus offered his resignation on Wednesday, following the death of a 27-old-man who reportedly died while in police custody.  Read full article: Tucson police chief offers to resign aft...→

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

An Iowa police chief said Tuesday that it was a “horrible mistake” and a “total accident” to compare Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Des Moines, to “road b [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief apologizes for suggest...→

DC police chief calls council’s defunding effort a ‘knee-jerk reaction’ | WTOP

Ahead of the Judiciary and Public Safety Committee meeting Thursday, Chief Peter Newsham spoke to WTOP about his concerns for possible budget cuts. Read full article: DC police chief calls council’s defundin...→

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

A police chief in Iowa apologized Tuesday and said that his Facebook comment that appeared to refer to Black Lives Matter protesters as “road bumps” was just a [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief claims Facebook commen...→

Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Criticizing George Floyd Protesters

Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Criticizing George Floyd Protesters

A Salem police captain has been demoted two levels to sergeant after she tweeted from the department's official account criticizing protesters in Boston.  Read full article: Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Critic...→

Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard Brooks shooting site say police are 'not allowed' in area

Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard Brooks shooting site say police are 'not allowed' in area

An armed protester awaits the casket of Rayshard Brooks to pass by the area where he was killed near a Wendy's restaurant on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, in Atlanta [...] Read full article: Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard B...→

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch police officer's union president Steve Aiello has apologized after making a social media comment about police and protesters. Read full article: Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apol...→

Periods are a source of abuse for protesters in police custody | Opinion

Periods are a source of abuse for protesters in police custody | Opinion

Lack of cohesive police protocol, combined with power imbalance and deep, lingering stigma around menstruation, leads to inevitable potential for abuse. Read full article: Periods are a source of abuse for protes...→

Minneapolis police union head blames

Minneapolis police union head blames "failed leadership" for George Floyd case

"We believe that our membership...has been unfairly scapegoated by political leaders in our city and our state," Lt. Bob Kroll said. "They have shifted their f [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union head blames "fa...→

Pelosi says Republicans 'trying to get away with murder' of George Floyd

Pelosi says Republicans 'trying to get away with murder' of George Floyd

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asserted in an interview Tuesday that Republicans are "trying to get away with murder, actually -- the murder of George Floyd" -- ma [...] Read full article: Pelosi says Republicans 'trying to get a...→

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale’s Chief of Police is calling two videos of suspended officer Steven Pohorence concerning, as the police department continues investigating the [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 ...→

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham condemned attempts by protesters to tear down a statue of Andrew Jackson in Lafayette Square Monda [...] Read full article: DC police chief condemns bid to tear dow...→

Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police responding to report of shots fired, 2 officers injured, chief says

Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police responding to report of shots fired, 2 officers injured, chief says

Two Tampa police officers were injured early Saturday after a crowd of hundreds surrounded a group of officers in an "ambush," the Tampa police chief said. Read full article: Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police respondin...→

Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Officers Injured During 'Ambush'

Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Officers Injured During 'Ambush'

Police officers in Tampa, Florida, were reportedly ambushed Saturday while responding to a call, according to TPD Chief Brian Dugan. Read full article: Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Offic...→

Imagery of St Michael Defeating Satan 'Reminiscent of George Floyd'

Imagery of St Michael Defeating Satan 'Reminiscent of George Floyd'

A petition is calling for honours depicting the victory of St Michael over Satan to be redesigned, as it is "reminiscent of George Floyd". Read full article: Imagery of St Michael Defeating Satan 'R...→

Mother of George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter Gianna breaks silence, calls for ‘justice’ in police homicide

Mother of George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter Gianna breaks silence, calls for ‘justice’ in police homicide

The mother of George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter broke her silence Tuesday to say his death at the hands of Minneapolis Police forever changed the course of he [...] Read full article: Mother of George Floyd’s 6-year-old daug...→

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

A Chicago officer has been stripped of his police powers after he was caught on camera making vulgar gestures toward protestors. Read full article: Chicago officer stripped of police power...→

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

As a couple picked up a couch from a St. Paul residence, a group of teens approached and demanded money and a cell phone. It escalated into an assault against [...] Read full article: 3 teens charged with robbery, assault of...→

Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed On Leave

Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed On Leave

No official reason was immediately given for the temporary removal of Darren Goodman as police chief. Read full article: Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed ...→

Fairfax Co. police disproportionately use force on Black people; Chief, NAACP respond | WTOP

A new report shows Fairfax County Police have disproportionately used force on Black residents — the local NAACP and the police chief agree more should be done [...] Read full article: Fairfax Co. police disproportionately us...→

Police: At least one injured in shooting at a Virginia mall | WTOP

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A shooting erupted inside a Virginia shopping mall, leaving at least one person with life-threatening injuries, police said Tuesday. Chest [...] Read full article: Police: At least one injured in shooting...→

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates for the Aurora Police Department chief’s job appeared at a public forum Tuesday night answering questions from the public and sharing the [...] Read full article: Four final candidates make their pitch f...→

Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Murder . . . of George Floyd'

Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Murder . . . of George Floyd'

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Tuesday called Senate legislative proposals on police reform "unsalvageable" and accused Republicans of "trying [...] Read full article: Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Mur...→

Seattle police, protesters brace for violence as mayor orders CHOP cleared

Seattle police, protesters brace for violence as mayor orders CHOP cleared

"We're no longer allowed to use things like tear gas and pepper spray. The only thing that we can use is our sidearms or our batons." Read full article: Seattle police, protesters brace for vio...→

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

With so much rage from officials and community members directed at Lt. Bob Kroll, he had considered whether he should step down as president of the Minneapolis [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union president in wa...→

Pelosi: Senate Republicans Are Trying to Get Away with the 'Murder of George Floyd'

Pelosi: Senate Republicans Are Trying to Get Away with the 'Murder of George Floyd'

Tuesday on CBS Radio, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) accused Senate Republicans of trying to get away with not doing serious police reform in the wake of Ge [...] Read full article: Pelosi: Senate Republicans Are Trying to...→

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis’ police chief says the death of George Floyd was “murder” and that the officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck knew what [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s de...→

At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutality at George Floyd protests across U.S.

At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutality at George Floyd protests across U.S.

Cities around the country face excessive force lawsuits claiming police tackled, beat and tear-gassed protesters. Read full article: At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutal...→

Officers clear protesters from outside White House, as ‘Defund the Police’ graffiti removed

Officers clear protesters from outside White House, as ‘Defund the Police’ graffiti removed

Law enforcement officers cleared protesters Tuesday from outside the White House following a clash the night before, pushing them beyond a space known as "Blac [...] Read full article: Officers clear protesters from outside W...→

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tuscon Police Chief Chris Magnus offered his resignation on Wednesday, following the death of a 27-old-man who reportedly died while in police custody.  Read full article: Tucson police chief offers to resign aft...→

Mother of George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter Gianna breaks silence, calls for ‘justice’ in police homicide

Mother of George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter Gianna breaks silence, calls for ‘justice’ in police homicide

The mother of George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter broke her silence Tuesday to say his death at the hands of Minneapolis Police forever changed the course of he [...] Read full article: Mother of George Floyd’s 6-year-old daug...→

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

An Iowa police chief said Tuesday that it was a “horrible mistake” and a “total accident” to compare Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Des Moines, to “road b [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief apologizes for suggest...→

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

A Chicago officer has been stripped of his police powers after he was caught on camera making vulgar gestures toward protestors. Read full article: Chicago officer stripped of police power...→

DC police chief calls council’s defunding effort a ‘knee-jerk reaction’ | WTOP

Ahead of the Judiciary and Public Safety Committee meeting Thursday, Chief Peter Newsham spoke to WTOP about his concerns for possible budget cuts. Read full article: DC police chief calls council’s defundin...→

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

As a couple picked up a couch from a St. Paul residence, a group of teens approached and demanded money and a cell phone. It escalated into an assault against [...] Read full article: 3 teens charged with robbery, assault of...→

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

A police chief in Iowa apologized Tuesday and said that his Facebook comment that appeared to refer to Black Lives Matter protesters as “road bumps” was just a [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief claims Facebook commen...→

Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed On Leave

Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed On Leave

No official reason was immediately given for the temporary removal of Darren Goodman as police chief. Read full article: Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed ...→

Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Criticizing George Floyd Protesters

Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Criticizing George Floyd Protesters

A Salem police captain has been demoted two levels to sergeant after she tweeted from the department's official account criticizing protesters in Boston.  Read full article: Salem Officer Demoted After Tweet Critic...→

Fairfax Co. police disproportionately use force on Black people; Chief, NAACP respond | WTOP

A new report shows Fairfax County Police have disproportionately used force on Black residents — the local NAACP and the police chief agree more should be done [...] Read full article: Fairfax Co. police disproportionately us...→

Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard Brooks shooting site say police are 'not allowed' in area

Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard Brooks shooting site say police are 'not allowed' in area

An armed protester awaits the casket of Rayshard Brooks to pass by the area where he was killed near a Wendy's restaurant on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, in Atlanta [...] Read full article: Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard B...→

Police: At least one injured in shooting at a Virginia mall | WTOP

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A shooting erupted inside a Virginia shopping mall, leaving at least one person with life-threatening injuries, police said Tuesday. Chest [...] Read full article: Police: At least one injured in shooting...→

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch police officer's union president Steve Aiello has apologized after making a social media comment about police and protesters. Read full article: Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apol...→

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates for the Aurora Police Department chief’s job appeared at a public forum Tuesday night answering questions from the public and sharing the [...] Read full article: Four final candidates make their pitch f...→

Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Murder . . . of George Floyd'

Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Murder . . . of George Floyd'

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Tuesday called Senate legislative proposals on police reform "unsalvageable" and accused Republicans of "trying [...] Read full article: Pelosi: GOP 'Trying to Get Away With Mur...→

Periods are a source of abuse for protesters in police custody | Opinion

Periods are a source of abuse for protesters in police custody | Opinion

Lack of cohesive police protocol, combined with power imbalance and deep, lingering stigma around menstruation, leads to inevitable potential for abuse. Read full article: Periods are a source of abuse for protes...→

Seattle police, protesters brace for violence as mayor orders CHOP cleared

Seattle police, protesters brace for violence as mayor orders CHOP cleared

"We're no longer allowed to use things like tear gas and pepper spray. The only thing that we can use is our sidearms or our batons." Read full article: Seattle police, protesters brace for vio...→

Minneapolis police union head blames

Minneapolis police union head blames "failed leadership" for George Floyd case

"We believe that our membership...has been unfairly scapegoated by political leaders in our city and our state," Lt. Bob Kroll said. "They have shifted their f [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union head blames "fa...→

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

With so much rage from officials and community members directed at Lt. Bob Kroll, he had considered whether he should step down as president of the Minneapolis [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union president in wa...→

Pelosi says Republicans 'trying to get away with murder' of George Floyd

Pelosi says Republicans 'trying to get away with murder' of George Floyd

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asserted in an interview Tuesday that Republicans are "trying to get away with murder, actually -- the murder of George Floyd" -- ma [...] Read full article: Pelosi says Republicans 'trying to get a...→

Pelosi: Senate Republicans Are Trying to Get Away with the 'Murder of George Floyd'

Pelosi: Senate Republicans Are Trying to Get Away with the 'Murder of George Floyd'

Tuesday on CBS Radio, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) accused Senate Republicans of trying to get away with not doing serious police reform in the wake of Ge [...] Read full article: Pelosi: Senate Republicans Are Trying to...→

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale’s Chief of Police is calling two videos of suspended officer Steven Pohorence concerning, as the police department continues investigating the [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 ...→

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham condemned attempts by protesters to tear down a statue of Andrew Jackson in Lafayette Square Monda [...] Read full article: DC police chief condemns bid to tear dow...→

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis’ police chief says the death of George Floyd was “murder” and that the officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck knew what [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s de...→

Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police responding to report of shots fired, 2 officers injured, chief says

Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police responding to report of shots fired, 2 officers injured, chief says

Two Tampa police officers were injured early Saturday after a crowd of hundreds surrounded a group of officers in an "ambush," the Tampa police chief said. Read full article: Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police respondin...→

Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Officers Injured During 'Ambush'

Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Officers Injured During 'Ambush'

Police officers in Tampa, Florida, were reportedly ambushed Saturday while responding to a call, according to TPD Chief Brian Dugan. Read full article: Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Offic...→

At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutality at George Floyd protests across U.S.

At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutality at George Floyd protests across U.S.

Cities around the country face excessive force lawsuits claiming police tackled, beat and tear-gassed protesters. Read full article: At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutal...→

Officers clear protesters from outside White House, as ‘Defund the Police’ graffiti removed

Officers clear protesters from outside White House, as ‘Defund the Police’ graffiti removed

Law enforcement officers cleared protesters Tuesday from outside the White House following a clash the night before, pushing them beyond a space known as "Blac [...] Read full article: Officers clear protesters from outside W...→

Imagery of St Michael Defeating Satan 'Reminiscent of George Floyd'

Imagery of St Michael Defeating Satan 'Reminiscent of George Floyd'

A petition is calling for honours depicting the victory of St Michael over Satan to be redesigned, as it is "reminiscent of George Floyd". Read full article: Imagery of St Michael Defeating Satan 'R...→