NYPD Budget In The Spotlight As Officer Morale Hits 'An All-Time Low'Police Benevolent Association President Pat Lynch says morale is "at an all-time low" and worries about his members, some 24,000 NYPD officers.
New York Enacts Notable Police Reforms Following Year Of Crowded ProtestsThousands filled the streets of New York City in 2020 to march in support of systemic change.
'The Only Way To Hear His Voice Again Was To Watch The Video': Terrence Floyd Reflects On His Brother George Floyd's Death 1 Year LaterBeyond the hashtags and protests was a family in mourning, thrust into the spotlight as the new face of grief in a long-standing movement.
George Floyd March Held In Brooklyn; Terrence Floyd: 'This Is Just The Beginning. The Change Has Started'Tuesday marks the one-year anniversary of George Floyd's death. And as people around the country prepare to gather, a celebration of his life was held Sunday in Brooklyn.
State Trial For Three Ex-Officers Charged In George Floyd’s Death Postponed Until 2022Tou Thao, J. Alexander Kueng, and Thomas Lane face charges in Hennepin County of aiding and abetting second-degree murder and manslaughter. Their trial was scheduled to take place in August.
Derek Chauvin’s Attorney Files Motion For New TrialAttorney Eric Nelson has filed a motion for a new trial for former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd.
Families Of Eric Garner, Others Killed By Police Meet With Senators To Discuss Police Reform LegislationDuring his address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday, President Joe Biden called on lawmakers to pass a police reform bill before May 25, which will mark the one-year anniversary of Floyd's murder.
Activists Say Derek Chauvin's Conviction Shows What Police Accountability Can Look Like, Call For Legislation To Enact Systemic ChangeIf George Floyd’s murder became the rallying cry for police reform, then Chauvin’s conviction is widely believed to be the example of accountability.
'Is This The End Of It? I Don't Think So': Gwen Carr, Mother Of Eric Garner, Reacts To Derek Chauvin's ConvictionEven as she celebrated the verdict in the Floyd case, she says it was also complicated -- a feeling of elation for the Floyd family but also reflection on what's happened to others.
Derek Chauvin Booked Into Maximum Security Prison Following Guilty VerdictCorrections officials say Chauvin is being held in “administrative segregation” for his safety at the Oak Park Heights maximum security prison.
Demonstrators Relieved, But Remain Committed After Derek Chauvin Verdict: 'A Victory Won For And By The People'New Yorkers took to the streets Tuesday after Derek Chauvin was found guilty on all counts in the death of George Floyd.
'Today, I Can Rejoice': New Yorkers Hit The Streets After Jury Finds Derek Chauvin Guilty In George Floyd's DeathLeaders from Black Lives Matter Greater NY told the crowd the conviction came about because of the relentless protests and pressure of everyday people who would not give up.
Activists Celebrate Conviction Of Derek Chauvin In George Floyd's Death, But Say Fight Is Not Over: 'Tomorrow, We Still Have To Dismantle Systemic Oppression'While George Floyd's murder was a lightning rod that awakened a collective consciousness, activists have been pounding the pavement for years.
Biden Calls Chauvin Murder Conviction A 'Step Forward' In The March Toward JusticePresident Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris in remarks Tuesday called the conviction of Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd a step forward toward a more just America, but emphasized that more must be done.
Derek Chauvin Guilty On All 3 Counts In George Floyd’s DeathThe verdict was read in Hennepin County court just after 4 p.m. Thursday. It took the jury roughly 10 hours of deliberation to reach their verdict.