Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Minneapolis Police Department

John Ruszczyk, the father of Justine Damond, steps down from the band shell at Lake Harriet after speaking to attendees of his daughter's memorial service Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, in Minneapolis. . (Aaron Lavinsky /Star Tribune via AP)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The father and the fiance of an Australian woman shot to death by a Minneapolis police officer responding to her 911 call grieved at a public memorial service Friday night, the same time the family had planned ...
Acting Police Chief Medaria Arradondo announces that Minneapolis police will be required to have their body cameras on when they respond to all calls, as well as in certain other situations during a news conference on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 in Minneapolis.

BY STEVE KARNOWSKI MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police officers will be required to have their body cameras on when they respond to calls and make traffic stops, the acting police chief announced Wednesday, following widespread criticism that two officers involved ...
A fake street sign is mounted on the same pole as legitimate ones at the intersection of Cedar and Riverside Aves. Sunday, July 23, 2017, in Minneapolis.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The fatal shooting of an Australian woman by a Minneapolis police officer has sparked the posting of at least two fake street signs warning people of “easily startled” officers. The Star Tribune reports () one sign was ...
Minnesota Lynx' Maya Moore looks toward an official after being called for an offensive foul in the final seconds of overtime play of a WNBA basketball game against the Connecticut Sun, Thursday, July 7, 2016, in Uncasville, Conn.

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Minnesota Lynx players did not wear T-shirts supporting the Black Lives Matter movement ahead of Tuesday’s game in San Antonio after four off-duty police officers walked away from security jobs at a Lynx game over the ...
This undated file photo released by Javille Burns shows her brother, Jamar Clark, who was shot Nov. 15, 2015, after a confrontation with two police officers and died a day later.

BY JEFF BAENEN MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota’s U.S. attorney on Wednesday declined to file criminal civil rights charges against two white Minneapolis police officers in the November shooting death of a black man that sparked weeks of protests. Andrew Luger ...
People wait for Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman's decision in the Jamar Clark case, Wednesday, March 30, 2016, in Minneapolis

BY AMY FORLITI and STEVE KARNOWSKI MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two Minneapolis police officers involved in the November fatal shooting of a black man will not face charges, a Minnesota prosecutor said Wednesday. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said his decision ...
Black Lives Matter demonstrators and supporters march through downtown Minneapolis, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, to the Federal Building.

BY STEVE KARNOWSKI and AMY FORLITI MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A night after a shooting near a Minneapolis protest that left five people injured, hundreds of demonstrators at the same site quietly milled around, sharing coffee, pizza and doughnuts, and stacking ...
A demonstrator speaks about his encounter with attackers who were shooting at five protesters near the Minneapolis Police 4th Precinct earlier in the night, as protesters gather in front of the precinct in Minneapolis on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015.

BY DOUG GLASS and STEVE KARNOWSKI MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Police on Tuesday arrested two men suspected of shooting five Black Lives Matter demonstrators, while the family of a black man whose death inspired the protests called for an end to ...
Alanna Galloway speaks to a crowd in front of a police precinct Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015, in Minneapolis.

BY GREG MOORE MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — U.S. Justice Department attorneys are expected to fly to Minnesota on Sunday to investigate the killing of a black man that has prompted protests and calls for the two Minneapolis police officers involved in ...
Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) Superintendent Drew Evans briefs the media Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015 in St. Paul, Minn., with an investigative update in the shooting of Jamar Clark by a Minneapolis police officer.

BY AMY FORLITI MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — State investigators looking into the death of an unarmed black Minneapolis man shot by police during a scuffle are trying to determine whether he was restrained at the time, as some witnesses allege. Police ...
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