Minneapolis

Two former Minneapolis cops face sentence for violating George Floyd's rights

J. Alexander Kueng and Tou Thao were convicted in February of two counts of violating Floyd's civil rights in the 2020 slaying.

published on : 27th July 2022

George Floyd death: Ex-Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin sentenced to over 20 years

Chauvin, a 19-year veteran of the Minneapolis police force, was captured in a video that went viral kneeling on Floyd's neck for nearly 10 minutes until he passed out and died.

published on : 8th July 2022

George Floyd 'needed help and wasn't getting it', says firefighter

“It was just alarming, the amount of people that were on top of one person not moving and handcuffed,” said Hansen, who said she is a trained emergency medical technician. 

published on : 27th January 2022

2 wounded during Mall of America shooting, suspect sought

No arrests have been made and the suspect is believed to have fled the mall, police said. The deputy police chief said the shooting did not appear to be random.

published on : 1st January 2022

Ex-Minneapolis cop faces new sentence in death of 911 caller

In Minnesota, defendants with good behavior typically serve two-thirds of their sentence in prison, and the rest on supervised release.

published on : 21st October 2021

Ex-cop who killed Daunte Wright lays out possible defence

Engh said that if Potter intended to use her Taser, then she did not intend to shoot Wright, and the facts don't fit either charge against her.

published on : 15th October 2021