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Officer Charged in Floyd's Death Eligible for Pension Money

Officer Charged in Floyd's Death Eligible for Pension Money

Jun 14
Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is eligible to receive pension benefits during his retirement years even if he's convicted of killing George Floyd, according to the Minnesota agency that represents retired public workers.

Police Arrest Man Accused of Assaulting People Posting Signs

Police Arrest Man Accused of Assaulting People Posting Signs

Jun 6
A 60-year-old Maryland man was arrested Friday after a video appeared to show him violently grab an object from a young adult who was posting signs protesting the death of George Floyd, park police said.

Adult Performer Detained for Manslaughter in Bizarre Ritual (Involving a Toad)

Adult Performer Detained for Manslaughter in Bizarre Ritual (Involving a Toad)

Jun 5
Adult performer Nacho Vidal (aka Jordá González) was detained last week in Spain's Valencia region in connection with the death of fashion photographer Jose Luis Abad in July 2019 at Vidal's home.

Prosecutors: 3 Men Plotted to Terrorize Vegas Protests

Prosecutors: 3 Men Plotted to Terrorize Vegas Protests

By Michelle Price and Scott Sonner | Jun 4
Three men with ties to right-wing extremists have been arrested on terrorism-related charges of planning to spark violence at both reopen and George Floyd protests.

Murder Charge Upgraded In Floyd Case, 3 Other Cops Charged

Murder Charge Upgraded In Floyd Case, 3 Other Cops Charged

By Amy Forliti and Steve Karnowski | Jun 3
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.

Witnesses Question 'Suicide by Cop' Narrative in Tony McDade's Slaying

Witnesses Question 'Suicide by Cop' Narrative in Tony McDade's Slaying

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 3
Initial reports made the "suicide by cop" shooting of Natosha "Tony" McDade in Tallahassee, Florida, seem cut and dried, but now some are raising questions.

Vegas Officer on Life Support after Attack During Protests

Vegas Officer on Life Support after Attack During Protests

By Michelle L. Price and Ken Ritter | Jun 3
A police officer was on life support Tuesday after being shot during a protest on the Las Vegas Strip, the latest in a handful of attacks on police amid demonstrations.

Deadly Police Raid Fuels Call to End 'No Knock' Warrants

Deadly Police Raid Fuels Call to End 'No Knock' Warrants

By Dylan Lovan, Michael Kunzelman, and Adrian Sainz | Jun 2
It's the stuff of nightmares: Breonna Taylor and her boyfriend were in bed when a trio of armed men smashed through the front door. Gunfire erupted, killing the 26-year-old black woman.

Suicide by Cop? Police Gun Down Trans Suspect in Armed Standoff

Suicide by Cop? Police Gun Down Trans Suspect in Armed Standoff

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 1
Police in Tallahassee, Florida shot and killed a transgender suspect in a stabbing death when the suspect pointed a gun at responding officers, media sources report.

A Year Later, Motive of Virginia Mass Shooting Still Unclear

A Year Later, Motive of Virginia Mass Shooting Still Unclear

By Ben Finley | May 30
As this tragedy nears its one-year anniversary Sunday, some victims' family members feel it has effectively been forgotten after the national spotlight moved on to other mass killings, and more recently has been all but eclipsed by the pandemic.

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