United States  

Medical examiner declares George Floyd death homicide: report

Reuters Monday, 1 June 2020
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner on Monday declared the death of George Floyd a homicide, saying he died of "cardiopulmonary arrest complicating law enforcement subdual restraint, and neck compression," according to a Minneapolis television station.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video Credit: WJZ Baltimore - Published
News video: George Floyd Death: Protesters Gather In Bel Air, Maryland

George Floyd Death: Protesters Gather In Bel Air, Maryland 01:08

George Floyd Death: Protesters Gather In Bel Air, Maryland

You Might Like


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Killing of George Floyd Killing of George Floyd May 2020 police killing of an unarmed man in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Police must apologise for ‘knee on neck’ arrest, says lawyer [Video]

Police must apologise for ‘knee on neck’ arrest, says lawyer

The lawyer for a man who was arrested as a police officer knelt on his neck – in a case that “mirrors almost identically what happened to George Floyd” – has called for a formal apology from Scotland Yard.Marcus Coutain, 48, was filmed pleading with officers to “get off my neck” as he was handcuffed on the pavement in Islington, north London, on Thursday evening.The police watchdog is investigating the manner of the arrest, which has resulted in one Metropolitan Police officer being suspended and another placed on restricted duties.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:41Published
Family of George Floyd Files Civil Suit [Video]

Family of George Floyd Files Civil Suit

Attorneys for the family of George Floyd filed a federal civil lawsuit on Wednesday. The suit is against the city of Minneapolis and the police officers involved in the death of George Floyd. Floyd died May 25 after former officer Derek Chauvin used his leg to pin Floyd's neck to the ground for nearly nine minutes. Chauvin was arrested and charged with second-degree murder. The lawsuit was filed in US District Court for the District of Minnesota.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:32Published
Floyd's family sues Minneapolis over his death [Video]

Floyd's family sues Minneapolis over his death

A trustee for the family of George Floyd, who died on May 25 after a Minneapolis policeman knelt on his neck for nearly nine minutes, sued the city of Minneapolis and four of its police officers in federal court on Wednesday, civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump said.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:52Published
Milley: 'Personally outraged' by George Floyd's death [Video]

Milley: 'Personally outraged' by George Floyd's death

Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Mark Milley on Thursday told the House Armed Services Committee that he was 'personally outraged by George Floyd's brutal and senseless killing" and that the military was still struggling with racism.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:56Published
Hacked 'BlueLeaks' Docs Show Cops Were Tracking George Floyd Protesters [Video]

Hacked 'BlueLeaks' Docs Show Cops Were Tracking George Floyd Protesters

Law enforcement has kept tabs on demonstrators since anti-police-brutality protests first broke out after the death of George Floyd. According to Business Insider, leaked documents reveal police exchanged protesters' Twitter handles. They also monitored protest plans in private Slack and Telegram channels, and kept lists of people who responded to protest events on Facebook. Records also show law enforcement focusing heavily on perceived threats against officers' lives posted to social media.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:45Published

Minneapolis Minneapolis Largest city in Minnesota

New George Floyd Body Cam Video Shows Horrified Crowd, Pleas for His Life

George Floyd had at least 8 civilian onlookers, including a Minneapolis firefighter, pleading for his life ... and this newly released police body cam shows the..
TMZ.com

Minneappolis police officer fired over racist Christmas tree decorations is reinstated

A Minneapolis police officer who was fired for decorating a Christmas tree in a precinct building with racist items in 2018 is back on the force after an..
CBS News

Ferocious fall storm eyes the Midwest

A strong storm system that dumped more than 2 feet of snow in the higher elevations of Washington state is bringing damaging winds and severe thunderstorms...
CBS News

Police bodycam videos raise questions over George Floyd's treatment in police custody

In Minneapolis, a judge released the full bodycam videos from two former officers charged in the death of George Floyd. The footage raises new and troubling..
CBS News

Britain examines its slave-trade past

The Black Lives Matter campaign, which was propelled by the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, has become a worldwide movement, particularly in Britain,..
CBS News

Related videos from verified sources

Experts talk about how policing may change in wake of George Floyd’s death [Video]

Experts talk about how policing may change in wake of George Floyd’s death

It was the spark that began the revolution. Video of George Floyd’s death ignited protests around the country and opened up a dialogue for police reform.

Credit: WGHP     Duration: 03:48Published
Jay Pharoah: LA Police Approached At Gunpoint, Knelt On Neck [Video]

Jay Pharoah: LA Police Approached At Gunpoint, Knelt On Neck

(CNN) Comedian Jay Pharoah shared surveillance footage of him being detained by Los Angeles police, who allegedly approached him with guns drawn and knelt on his neck in a similar way that led to..

Credit: Wochit Entertainment     Duration: 00:33Published
Atlanta Police Shooting Of Rayshard Brooks Ruled Homicide [Video]

Atlanta Police Shooting Of Rayshard Brooks Ruled Homicide

The death of another black man at the hands of a police officer has been ruled a homicide. Rayshard Brooks was killed by a white police officer in Atlanta on Friday. According to Reuters, the Medical..

Credit: Wochit Entertainment     Duration: 00:37Published

Tweets about this