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POLICE VIOLENCE

The man was sent to Regions Hospital in St. Paul where he later died from gunshot wounds, according to the BCA.
The five officers, all out on bail, entered their pleas in Shelby County where they are formally charged with second-degree murder, aggravated assault, aggravated kidnapping and more.
The SCORPION unit was formed in October 2021 to concentrate on crime hot spots
Memphis police chief Cerelyn Davis said before the video's release that it showed behaviors on the part of police officers "that defy humanity."

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No criminal charges were filed in the Morrison County shooting death, but advocates say the body camera footage could be helpful in possible wrongful death civil litigation.
Assistant Attorney General Matthew Frank offered to drop felony charges against Kueng and Thao for aiding and abetting the second-degree murder of George Floyd if they pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of aiding and abetting manslaughter.
Wright was fatally shot by Potter โ€” who said she mistook her gun for her Taser โ€” during a traffic stop; the vehicle then crashed nearby. The lawsuit says Albrecht-Payton, who was in the front passenger seat, suffered a broken jaw and a concussion โ€” along with the emotional trauma of watching Wright die from a gunshot wound.
Authorities say the snipers, posted on a building roof across the street, shot Sundberg early Thursday morning, July 14, less than a minute after allegedly threatening to shoot officers.
Federal prosecutors are seeking 61โ„2 years in prison for Lane, well below the more than 20-year sentence a judge imposed on Derek Chauvin earlier this month.
2 officers fired rifles after hours-long standoff, officials said.

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Noor, 36, was convicted for fatally shooting Justine Ruszczyk Damond in 2017.
According to a statement Tuesday the proposal also includes changes in policing to prevent stops like the one that preceded Wright's killing in April 2021.
Jury selection in the case was set to begin June 14. Opening statements were slated for July 5.

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