Minnesota Files Civil Rights Charge Vs Police in Floyd Death

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz said the investigation into the police department's policies, procedures and practices over the past 10 years will determine if the force has engaged in systemic discrimination toward people of color

  • Published 2 June 2020

[template id="252700"] [template id="245201"] MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The state of Minnesota filed a human rights complaint Tuesday against the Minneapolis Police Department in the death of George Floyd by an officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck for minutes, even after he stopped moving. Gov. Tim Walz and the Minnesota Department of Human Rights announced the filing at a news conference Tuesday afternoon. Widely seen bystander video showing Floyd’s death has sparked sometimes violent… Read at AP News