Minneapolis City Council resolves to replace police with community-led model
Friday, 12 June 2020 The Minneapolis City Council on Friday unanimously passed a resolution to pursue a community-led public safety system to replace the police department following the death of George Floyd at the hands of the city's police.
A harrowing new video shows George Floyd's final moments from a different, and chilling, perspective. According to Newser, it's that of onlookers urging police to let Floyd breathe as Officer Tou Thao stood his ground. You're going to let him kill that man in front of you? Onlooker to Officer Tou Thao Just a few feet away, Officer Derek Chauvin kept a knee on Floyd's neck for a total of eight minutes and forty-six seconds.