Factbox: What changes are police, governments making in response to George Floyd protests?
Monday, 8 June 2020 Protests over the death of George Floyd while in Minneapolis police custody have prompted government and police officials across the United States to enact or propose changes aimed at showing demonstrators that their concerns about police brutality and racism are being heard.
Most Americans, including a majority of President Donald Trump’s Republican Party, support sweeping law enforcement reforms such as a ban on chokeholds and racial profiling after the latest death of an African American while in police custody, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Thursday. This report produced by Chris Dignam.
Minneapolis nightclub First Avenue and the Walker Art Center on Wednesday said they would stop using Minneapolis Police Department officers as security for... bizjournals Also reported by •USATODAY.com
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Police in Minneapolis on Tuesday said they erroneously reported that one person had died when gunfire broke out in the city’s Uptown area.... Seattle Times Also reported by •USATODAY.com