• ‘George Floyd Mattered': Minnesota AG Keith Ellison Speaks on Charges Against Minneapolis Cops

    1 month ago - By Mediaite

    Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison held a press conference Wednesday afternoon announcing elevated charges against the officer who pinned down George Floyd by his neck, as well as charges against the other three officers on the scene.
    Ellison said the evidence in the case supports the stronger charge of second-degree murder against Derek Chauvin , and that the other three officers will be charged with aiding and abetting.
    He asked for “continued patience” and for the trust of the community that “we are pursuing justice by every legal and ethical means to us.”
    “To the Floyd family, to...
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  • WATCH: Fox's Bill Hemmer Interviews Floyd Family Lawyer Following News That Three Other Officers Have Been Charged

    1 month ago - By Mediaite

    Ben Crump , the lawyer representing George Floyd ‘s family, spoke with Fox News for an interview Tuesday afternoon two hours after the three other officers involved in Floyd's death will reportedly be charged and Derek Chauvin's charge is expected upgraded to second degree murder.
    “The family is grateful that all the officers will be arrested, they're grateful that the charges are being upgraded,” Crump told Fox's Bill Hemmer. “We believe it should be first degree murder based on the fact the audio from the police body cam tell us what their mental thoughts were during this horrific...
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  • Three More Ex-Cops Charged in George Floyd's Killing, Plus: An Upgraded Charge for Derek Chauvin

    1 month ago - By Extra TV

    Over a week after George Floyd's killing, three ex-cops are for the first time being charged for their involvement, while Derek Chauvin's charges have been upgraded.
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  • Prosecutors Add 2nd Degree Murder Charge Against Officer In George Floyd Death, Other Officers At Scene Charged With Aiding And Abetting

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    Prosecutors added a charge of second degree murder against former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd, while filing new charges of “aiding and abetting” against three other officers at the scene. Chauvin, the officer who was seen kneeling on Floyd's neck for nearly nine minutes, as Floyd said that he...
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  • Murder charge upgraded in George Floyd case, 3 other cops charged

    Murder charge upgraded in George Floyd case, 3 other cops charged

    1 month ago - By Who TV

    MINNEAPOLIS - Prosecutors are charging a Minneapolis police officer accused of pressing his knee against George Floyd's neck with second-degree murder, and for the first time will level charges against three other officers at the scene, a newspaper reported Wednesday.
    Widely seen bystander video showing Floyd's May 25 death has sparked sometimes violent protests nationwide and around the world. The officer, Derek Chauvin, was fired May 26 and initially charged with third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. The three other officers involved were also fired but were not immediately...
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  • George Floyd Investigation: 3 Additional Officers Charged, Derek Chauvin's Charge Upgraded

    George Floyd Investigation: 3 Additional Officers Charged, Derek Chauvin's Charge Upgraded

    1 month ago - By E! Online

    An announcement has been made regarding the officers involved in the killing of George Floyd.
    On May 25, Floyd was pronounced dead after Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin pinned...
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  • BREAKING: Three Other Officers Involved in George Floyd Arrest to Reportedly Be Charged

    BREAKING: Three Other Officers Involved in George Floyd Arrest to Reportedly Be Charged

    1 month ago - By Mediaite

    Three other police officers will reportedly be charged over the death of George Floyd in police custody after officer Derek Chauvin was recorded kneeling on his neck despite Floyd's protests that he couldn't breathe.
    According to the Minneapolis Star Tribune , which cited unnamed sources, Attorney General Keith Ellison is expected to charge officers Tou Thao , Thomas Lane , and J. Alexander Kueng “with aiding and abetting second-degree murder,” as well as “elevate charges” against Chauvin.
    Chauvin was previously charged with third degree murder and manslaughter on Friday.
    “Ellison is...
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  • BREAKING: Three Other Officers Involved in George Lloyd Arrest to Reportedly Be Charged

    BREAKING: Three Other Officers Involved in George Lloyd Arrest to Reportedly Be Charged

    1 month ago - By Mediaite

    Three other police officers will reportedly be charged over the death of George Lloyd in police custody after officer Derek Chauvin was recorded kneeling on his neck despite Lloyd's protests that he couldn't breathe.
    According to the Minneapolis Star Tribune , which cited unnamed sources, Attorney General Keith Ellison is expected to charge officers Tou Thao , Thomas Lane , and J. Alexander Kueng “with aiding and abetting second-degree murder,” as well as “elevate charges” against Chauvin.
    Chauvin was previously charged with third degree murder and manslaughter on Friday.
    “Ellison is...
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